News Articles for "Ivory Trade"
Lily Tomlin's admiration for elephants began when she met Ruby and Billy. The zoo dwellers also sparked her desire to help improve the lives of elephants ...read more
Wildlife meeting gives 100s of species protection
A 12-day global wildlife conference concluded on Thursday after granting better protection to hundreds of threatened animal and plant species. More than 1...read more
A look at how meeting could affect world's species
Elephants, rhinos, sharks and manta rays are among the animals that could be getting more international protection at the triennial meeting of the Conventi...read more
Conservation body rejects polar bear trade ban
A proposal by the United States to ban cross-border trade in polar bears and their parts was defeated Thursday at an international meeting of conservation...read more