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Washington DC Just Banned the Sale of Elephant Ivory and Rhino Horn

Washington DC Just Banned the Sale of Elephant Ivory and Rhino Horn

The Washington DC Council just banned the sale of elephant ivory and rhinoceros horn. By making ivory and rhino horn sales illegal, the DC Council is reducing demand for wildlife trafficking and the illegal...
Yahoo! Bans the Sale of Elephant Ivory in Japan

Yahoo! Bans the Sale of Elephant Ivory in Japan

Yahoo! Japan announced it will end sales of elephant ivory. The move could also spell the end of the Japanese ivory market. From the beginning of November, Yahoo! Japan will ban the sale of ivory....

Myanmar Burns $1.15 Million Worth of Illegal Ivory

Myanmar burnt $1.15 million worth of ivory and other seized illegal wildlife parts in a symbolic stand against the trade. The event was organized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, according to...
Illinois Becomes 9th State to Ban the Sale of Ivory and Rhinoceros Horns

Illinois Becomes 9th State to Ban the Sale of Ivory and Rhinoceros Horns

Illinois has just become the ninth U.S. state to ban the sale of ivory and rhinoceros horns. The move comes in an effort to help stop illegal poaching and wildlife trafficking networks in Africa...
China's Ivory Ban 'A Huge Step for Elephants'

China’s Ivory Ban ‘A Huge Step for Elephants’

China made the announcement that it was banning ivory back at the beginning of 2017, but now as the ban goes into effect, the government is stepping up its enforcement of the law and educating...
China's Ivory Ban 'A Huge Step for Elephants'

Leonardo DiCaprio Asks Fans to “Save The Elephants” and End Ivory Poaching

When he's not being an Oscar-award winning actor, Leonardo DiCaprio is known for his environmental efforts and investing in vegan snacks or vegan meat brands. Not to mention donating US $20 million to environmental-related...