By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 01/08/2018 - 06:23
  • China has shut its legal, domestic ivory markets and banned all commercial ivory trade.
  • Conservationists have welcomed this ban, calling it “one of the most important days in the history of elephant conservation”.
  • But for China’s ivory ban to work, neighboring countries must follow suit, conservationists say.

China’s ivory trade ban is now in effect, making it illegal to sell and buy ivory in the country.

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By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 10/16/2017 - 07:21

In conversation with John Roberts, Director of the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation, Thailand on his journey to pursue a career in an Elephant themed Cam. One that fuels his passion for wilderness & empowers local communities to protect 18,000 ha of Elephant Corridor in the lush green forests of Cardamom Mountains in Cambodia.

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By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 07/17/2017 - 06:21

With one elephant killed every 25 minutes, the poaching crisis continues. But with the commitment and activism of a growing global network – dominated by women – laws and attitudes around the world are changing

Tireless campaigner Val Green
Tireless campaigner Val Green.
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By Naturenomics Team
Thu, 04/27/2017 - 05:56

Picture Kenya. You’d be forgiven for defaulting to mainstream media imagery of people in poverty - starvation, flies, and sprawling slums. Or perhaps you picture an open savannah at sunset, the red glow silhouetting a herd of elephants as they move slowly across the horizon.

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By Naturenomics Team
Wed, 09/14/2016 - 03:56

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By Naturenomics Team
Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:47

You may think children in urban, northern UK have little in common with those in rural Assam, India, but educational connections are possible you just have to know where to look. In this case, an innovative education initiative at Chester Zoo has employed its five ton stars—the Asian elephants—to teach British children about life in faraway India.

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