ILLEGAL WILDLIFE TRADE & POACHING
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Illegal wildlife Trade facts
2. Approximately 28,300 freshwater turtles are traded each day.
3. Blue-fin Tuna is being fished out of existence due to increasing worldwide demand for sushi and sashimi
4. There are fewer than 3,200 tigers left in the wild
5. Pangolins are one of the most trafficked mammals in Asia and Africa
POACHING- the illegal hunting of animals for profit
The Rhino horn is an important ingredient for many medicines. Tigers are primarily killed to supply black markets with its organs, pelts, and bones. These items are highly regarded in eastern medicines. Bear gall bladders get top dollar for Chinese herbal remedies, Big-horned sheep antlers can fetch $20,000 on the black market.
Animal Being Poached
- Leather back Sea Turtles
- Javan Rhinos
- Amur Leopards
Solutions Fof Illegal Wildlife Trade And Poaching
We are one of the world's leaders in trade and economy, so if we stop the products from entering our country, Illegal Wildlife Trade will suffer a severe injury.
A solution is very simple, we must stop the demand for the products. Many people disagree because they don't want to change their lifestyle. You don't have to because we can't completely stop the Black Market, but by just slightly lowering the demands for the products, there will be no reason for them to be hunted. Lastly, we all know what donating is and what it is about.