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Multiple news sites around the world are reporting around 90 elephants in Zimbabwes Hwange National Park dead this Wednesday Poachers have used industrial cyanide a very deadly and fast working poison used in gold mining to kill these magnificent beasts Authorities in Zimbabwe say that the poachers put the poison into separated water holes on the salty grounds where elephants like to lick after drinking Henry Austin 1 This specific herd of elephants is one of the biggest in the world The Guardian 1 but maybe not anymore Zimbabwes environment minister says that the elephants died in the last few weeks as the security forces were preoccupied with the election on July 31st The Guardian 1 It is said that the killing of all these elephants is because of the high global demand for illegal trafficked ivory Laura SColombus M 1This horrible move by poachers is most likely induced by the high demand for ivory found in tusks and teeth like our gentle giants the elephants Since the decline in populations of ivory producing animals the selling and importing of this product is illegal The parks authority has found 51 tusks among the elephant bodies with the poachers having around 123 Laura SColombus M 1 There are dogs trained to sniff out illegal contraband like ivory skins fins and any other of the sort These dogs are commonly found in Zimbabwe and check passengers of trains and planes bags delivery trucks and pick up scents at road blocks Teo Kermeliotis 1 These dogs should be taken as seriously as any other sniffing dog since the ivory trade has become similar and just as bad as drug trades Hopefully Zimbabwe will put their foot down after this incident increasing the jail time China is a big import of ivory The need for ivory in China is of high demand Ivory is like diamonds it shows off your social class besides social significance it is an easily
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