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The Wildlife Warehouse: Where the U.S. Government Sends Illegal Animal Goods

The Wildlife Warehouse: Where the U.S. Government Sends Illegal Animal Goods

[Music] I think initially, it’s very much a shock. I don’t think people realize the volume or the extent that wildlife and plants are used in trade. People will buy just about anything. We’ll have crocodile purses or alligator skin boots… traditional medicines, hunting trophies… If you can imagine it, it’s probably here in some …

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Anti-Poaching Dogs Protect Kenya’s Endangered Wildlife

Anti-Poaching Dogs Protect Kenya’s Endangered Wildlife

COMM: In the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, a special breed of dog is being used to protect the park’s elephants and rhinos from dangerous poaching threats. The conservancy is home to the world’s last remaining three northern white rhinos, 113 critically endangered black rhinos and a number of herds of endangered elephants. But help is on …

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Crocodiles Brutally Ambush Zebras During Migration

Crocodiles Brutally Ambush Zebras During Migration

COMM: Between June and October, the migrating animals of the Serengeti and Maasai Mara begin the toughest part of their yearly migration. COMM: The river crossings. COMM: During this time, over a million wild animals such as zebras, wildebeest and antelopes migrate across the crocodile infested waters of the Grumeti and Mara rivers. COMM: Safari …