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Wildlife Trade Reveals 5 Things Sharks and Elephants Have in Common

By Scott Henderson

March 19, 2013
High demand is fueling the ivory and shark fin trades despite their catastrophic effect on wild animal populations.
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With Help of Facebook, Costa Rica Bans Hunting of Wildlife

By Carlos Manuel Rodriguez

March 8, 2013
Social media may have helped inspire 177,000 Costa Ricans to support a bill rejecting sports hunting.
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