Age of Awareness
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Age of Awareness

The Economics Of Poaching

Are poachers villains or victims of a bigger system?

Poaching has pushed dozens of species into extinction in recent decades and is threatening hundreds more with the same fate. Annually, 30,000 elephants are killed for their ivory. Rhino horns are used to make medicine in many Asian countries, as are tiger bones and pangolin scales.

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I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once