Taking a stand against illegal wildlife trade : the Zimbabwean approach to pangolin conservation

  • Published 2017
Pangolins are increasingly threatened by demand for their scales, which are used in traditional medicines, and for their meat, which is consumed as a luxury. As populations of Asian pangolins decline, the demand is shifting to the four species in Africa, where local cultural use may already pose some level of threat. During − a total of  pangolin… CONTINUE READING