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Science Opinion Piece: Elephants, Ivory, and Trade
Together with 25 other scientists we have authored an opinion piece on the ivory trade for Science, which you can access on this page. You'll also find a press release from Drs. Sam Wasser, Andy Dobson, Katarzyna Nowak, Joyce Poole, and Petter Granli.
The piece argues that CITES' member states should reject the proposals from Tanzania and Zambia requesting further sale of ivory. CITES (CoP15) starts today, Saturday 13 March.
Science Opinion Piece, Volume 327, 12. March 2010: Elephants, Ivory, and Trade (395.07 kB)
"Scientists Oppose One-off Ivory Sales and Urge International Trade Decisions to Put Science above Politics": Press release Science Opinion Piece: Elephants, Ivory, and Trade (63.42 kB)You will find quite a few links to media coverage related to the opinion piece in Science here.