CITES: news and publications
Armoured but endangered
Driven by a high demand for its scales, meat, and blood, the peculiar pangolin continues to be ...
Culprits of the illegal ivory trade identified
A new report shows that more than four thousand elephants are being killed a year to meet the ...
WWF/TRAFFIC/IUCN Humphead Wrasse Briefing for CITES CoP13
WWF announces “10 most wanted species”
The humphead wrasse and ramin - a tree found in Asia- may not sound like the world's most desirable ...
Strengthened trade controls for ramin urgently needed
A new TRAFFIC report shows that trade, both legal and illegal, is the driving force behind critical ...
WWF urges West Africa to implement its marine turtle conservation plan
WWF calls on West African countries to implement the regional conservation plan for marine turtles ...
Sea turtles: worth more alive than dead
Marine turtle tourism brings in almost three times as much money as the sale of turtle products ...
Illegal sales of endangered species up in New York, down in San Francisco
An undercover survey of traditional Chinese medicine shops in New York City and San Francisco found ...
Wildlife trade survey along Thai-Burmese reveals demand for illegal products
Four out of seven randomly-checked restaurants in Thailand along the Thai/Burmese border were found ...
More ivory than elephants in three West African countries
There is more illegal ivory than elephants in three key ivory trading countries in West Africa, ...