“Jenny and Dexter are now on duty, and they will find you.”
Two African Grey parrots for sale in the infamous "Bird Markets" of Jakarta. Photo by Steve Zack ©WCS. This week, I met with
A new law in Hawaii is being hailed as one of the strongest anti-wildlife trafficking measures in the nation.
Remarkably, a few priorities have broken through the partisan gridlock as things that appropriators from both parties agree that the U.S. budget should support. For the past few years, wildlife trafficking has been one of those priorities.
They say "perfection is the enemy of the good," and the quest for perfection in animal protection legislation is a numbing, head-banging concept.
Follow @LaurelNeme on Twitter. Ivory companies are considering options to get out of the trade. Some of the biggest ivory
Demand for elephant tusks has dipped.
Yang Feng Glan is accused of smuggling elephant tusks worth $2.5 million.
"So far they’ve traveled 600 miles from jungle to desert in just under two months."
"If there is smell there, the dogs will find it."