Tag: "Ivory"


Poachers in Kenya Kill an Entire Family of 12 Elephants

One of Kenya’s most luscious green ecosystem and national park tragically turned into a morgue when rangers discovered 12 elephants of a family butchered by poachers last weekend. The tragedy occurred at Tsavo East National Park and included the killing of adults as well as baby elephants.


Ugandan Officials Seize Ivory worth USD 700,000

Uganda wildlife authority got a lucky break when they managed to seize nearly 360 pounds (160 Kilograms) of ivory and other animal parts from smugglers who intended to smuggle the products in and out of the country. The loot is worth $700,000.