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Title: How to break the impasse between opposing camps in ivory trade debate
Author(s): Nowak, Katarzyna
Mutayoba, Benezeth
Lee, Phyllis
Harvey, Ross
Issue Date: 21-May-2018
Date Deposited: 29-May-2018
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: Nowak K, Mutayoba B, Lee P & Harvey R (2018) How to break the impasse between opposing camps in ivory trade debate. The Conversation. 21.05.2018.
Abstract: First paragraph: Elephants are in an extremely precarious state in both Africa and Asia. Demand for ivory from Africa has caused significant declines in wild populations. This is now accompanied by new demand for elephant skins from Asia. Resuming trade in elephant parts continues to be one proposal for improving conservation outcomes. But the contention that legal trade will curb poaching is not substantiated by available data. In the modern human economic era, there are few examples of wild animals larger than cattle being sustainably harvested.
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
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Affiliation: Durham University
Sokoine University of Agriculture
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