Resources

If you would like to do a little research of your own into the illegal wildlife trade, here are a few good resources to start with:

The Black Market Trade for Endangered Animals Flourishes on the Web. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.newsweek.com/2014/11/07/extinctcom-280884.html

Crime Gone Wild: The Dangers of the International Illegal Wildlife Trade – Harvard International Review. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://hir.harvard.edu/crime-gone-wild-the-dangers-of-the-international-illegal-wildlife-trade/

The Curse of Cute | OnEarth Magazine. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://archive.onearth.org/articles/2013/09/hey-youtube-rihanna-stop-promoting-the-illegal-pet-trade-loris

Facts about the Exotic Pet Trade | Fatal Attractions | Animal Planet. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.animalplanet.com/tv-shows/fatal-attractions/lists/facts-exotic-pet-trade/

Illegal Animal Trade at $6 Billion Annually. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.livescience.com/587-illegal-animal-trade-6-billion-annually.html

Illegal Wildlife Trade | Threats | WWF. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.worldwildlife.org/threats/illegal-wildlife-trade

Tortoises provide a window into the illegal wildlife trade | Science News. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/wild-things/tortoises-provide-window-illegal-wildlife-trade

TRAFFIC – Wildlife Trade. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.traffic.org/trade/

WildAid | The U.S. Illegal Wildlife Trade: More than Ivory and Rhino Horn. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.wildaid.org/news/beyond-ivory-illegal-wildlife-trade-lesser-known-species-thrives-us

Wildlife Trade and Trafficking – Conservation International. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.conservation.org/what/Pages/wildlife-trade-and-trafficking.aspx

You Can Help End the Illegal Pet Trade – National Geographic Society (blogs). (n.d.). Retrieved from http://voices.nationalgeographic.com/2016/03/03/you-can-help-end-the-illegal-pet-trade/

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