Kenya Says Its Plan To Burn 105 Tons Of Ivory Will Protect Elephants
The ivory burning at the end of April will be the largest ever conducted by a country.By Ryan Biek | April 24, 2016
Kenyan wildlife officials plan to burn 105 tons of ivory at the end of April in a move they say will protect elephants.
The ivory burning will be the largest ever by any country.
But critics have argued that destroying the tusks is a waste. Why not sell the stockpile that animals already died for and fund conservation with the proceeds instead?