This is what $6m of ivory looks like – big picture

Authorities in Singapore made the biggest seizure in a decade of ivory and other exotic animal parts, hidden among tea leaves in two containers shipped from Kenya for Vietnam.

The Guardian

Last updated on 27 May 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kenya
Singapore
Viet Nam
Region: 
Africa
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals