Mere "survival", as per CITES' current AIM, which is "To ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival," seems to mean turning wild animals into livestock, and wild plants into hothouse plants. That is not what Mother Earth wants. She wants her wild animals and plants left alone, where she can look after them. This petition to CITES…
I think that CITES should consider changing their Aim as per this petition, to ensure the survival of the fauna & flora that they are tasked to protect. Currently it does not prevent animals being inhumanely "farmed" and kept in situations that are not ideal to their survival.
The proposed…Read More
Game Farming Is Not Compatible with Ecosystem Integrity
We see state agencies adopting policies that treat wild animals as persona non grata, rather than a valued part of our natural heritage. Nowhere do I see any attempt by these state agencies to educate hunters and the general public about…Read More
this is UNACCEPTABLE!