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“Trade fuels demand”: Phrases that should be banned - Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings

Brendan Moyle Nov 28, 2011

There are many phrases that cause me to wince. The oft-used ‘missing-link‘, beloved by newspaper headline writers, creationists and 1950s B-movie writers is one.  Another that is stubbornly popular in conservation literature is the oft-repeated claim that trade will fuel demand for wildlife parts.  This is typically used as a reason why trade in wildlife (or their parts) should not … Read More