US crushes 6 tons of illegal ivory to send message to poachers, traffickers
(Photo: Kate Brooks for NBC News)
A massive stockpile of elephant ivory was crushed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday as part of an escalating push to stamp out illegal wildlife trafficking around the world.
That’s great! Because poachers IN NO WAY respond to economic incentives such as, say, LIMITING THE FUCKING SUPPLY OF...
On the other hand, keeping scarcity high only drives up the prices that poachers get.
Such a Easter,fuck govt.
Yeah, I hate this too because then the animal is killed for nothing. I mean I hate that elephants and rhinos are killed...
Destroying Art To Make A Point… i wanna puke.