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Wildlife Trafficking

Updated: June 1, 2007, 2:39 PM ET
By Michael Casey | Special to ESPNOutdoors.com — June 1, 2007

BANGKOK, Thailand — Banning the trade in endangered wildlife can actually result in increased trade in the animals and their parts, a report published Thursday said. The finding, reported in the journal Nature, is likely to fuel debate among conservationists who disagree over how to best curb the trade in endangered species. Signatories to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species or CITES are due to gather in the Hague starting June 3 to consider revising ...

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