Press Release: Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s Director Speaks on Global Crisis of Wildlife Trafficking

Dr. Eric Dorfman speaks on how museums can counteract this illegal trade. PITTSBURGH – Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s Director Eric Dorfman is leading an international call for natural history museums to do their part to stop the global crisis of wildlife trafficking. Wildlife trafficking is one of the top international illegal trade practices surpassed … More Press Release: Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s Director Speaks on Global Crisis of Wildlife Trafficking

New Sniffer Dogs detect illegal ivory, lead to arrest in Tanzania

Thanks to the Wildlife Conservation Society, Tanzanian National Parks (TANAPA) are now using dogs to detect illicit ivory. Jenny, a Belgian Malinois dog, and Dexter, an English springer spaniel, recently helped seize four elephant tusks in a village outside Tanzania’s Ruaha National Park, leading to the arrest of an alleged poacher. The dogs are members … More New Sniffer Dogs detect illegal ivory, lead to arrest in Tanzania