Ivory tells the history of the world – it must never be banned

UK legislation to ban ivory products from across history would criminalise some of the greatest art the world has seen. We need reason, not passion, in the fight against poaching.

The Guardian

Last updated on 20 February 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals