The social implications of vicuña trafficking

Benito A. González, Chairperson of the IUCN SSC South American Camelid Specialist Group discusses cultural and criminal aspects of vicuña poaching in Latin America

IUCN World Conservation Congress

Last updated on 26 May 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Argentina
Chile
Peru
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Vicugna vicugna
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals