The Los Angeles Superior Court has upheld California’s ban on trade in ivory and rhino horn, rejecting claims that the ban was unconstitutional. The Ivory Education Institute – a group promoting ivory use – challenged the law in 2015.
California’s ivory ban has withstood a legal challenge, further cementing the role of states in protecting elephants from extinction.
Held under the theme of ‘Wildlife: Keep it Wild and Alive – Stop the Illegal Pet Trade!” the two-day Al Ain Zoo Conservation Festival was held to increase awareness of and knowledge about wildlife.
To guard personal identities, some names have been changed and event sequences suitably modified.
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