Ivory inferno: Does burning tusks destroy them?

This year Kenya, Ethiopia and Mozambique have all set fire to stockpiles of ivory to help tackle its illegal trade and curb elephant poaching.

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Last updated on 28 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Ethiopia
Kenya
Mozambique
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals