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Tuesday, April 14, 2015
#CNN - With Man Gone, Will There Be Hope For Elephants???
SPECIAL CNN REPORTS
With Elephants Gone, Will There Be Hope for Man?
As prices for precious ivory goods have surged in China, the number of poached elephants has also escalated. Iain Douglas-Hamilton, founder of Save the Elephants, said 100,000 African elephants have been killed for their ivory in just the past three years. READ MORE
Paula Kahumbu, Special for CNN - Kenyan conservationist Paula Kahumbu is the Executive Director of WildlifeDirect and heads the "Hands Off Our Elephants" campaign. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely hers.