Tag Archives: Elephant

Parallels between a Town in Connecticut and the Ivory Trade in China

This article was shared by Melissa Groo to the elephant listserv, and I am copying it here because it is so important a viewpoint. To follow the author, Richard Conniff, on twitter: @RichardConniff     Does the Solution to Elephant … Continue reading

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Some encouraging news of ivory arrests in China

Xiamen customs smash HK$767m ivory smuggling ring (China) (Copied from the listserv of consolidated elephant news run by Melissa Groo) South China Morning Post 06 November, 2013 Customs officials in Xiamen have smashed a transcontinental smuggling ring responsible for illegally importing almost 12 … Continue reading

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Tell NBC That Shows Of Cruel Hunting Practices Need to Be Off the Air

NBC is showing elephants being shot in the face by a leader in the NRA hosting a new show about hunting on NBC Sports. Email the producers in the link to tell them to take this show off the air. … Continue reading

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Elephants at the breaking point in Zimbabwe

Government silent as more elephants are slaughtered (Zimbabwe) I want to share this latest post  from the listserv of elephant-related articles gathered by Melissa Groo. It is heartbreaking to hear these stories and to feel the suffering these endangered and … Continue reading

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