2016-01-14. Articles from OnEarth.

posted Jan 14, 2016, 11:16 PM by Alan Gould
Natural Resources Defense Council. For GSS Losing Biodiversity chapter 1.
Il Primo Piatto - As the bushmeat trade drives the Bioko drill monkey toward extinction, some West Africans are realizing these animals are worth more in the woods than on the plate....  http://www.onearth.org/earthwire/bioko-island-endangered-drill-monkeys-bushmeat
Elephants Win as Hong Kong’s Leader Says It Will Ban Ivory Trade - Shutting down the world’s largest legal ivory market would be a conservation milestone. [Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying announced plans to ban ivory imports and exports, phase out the local trade, and crack down on the smuggling of endangered species of all kinds.] National Geographic http://www.onearth.org/earthwire/hong-kong-plans-end-its-legal-ivory-tradehttp://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/01/160114-Hong-Kong-ivory-ban/