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The smuggling of endangered wildlife across the Taiwan strait

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1991
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Trawling in the mist : industrial fisheries in the Russian part of the Bering Sea

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2001
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Far from a cure : the tiger trade revisited

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2000
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Slipping the net : Spain's compliance with ICCAT recommendations for swordfish and bluefin tuna

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1999
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Searching for a cure : conservation of medicinal wildlife resources in East and southern Africa

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1998
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Europe's medicinal and aromatic plants : their use, trade and conservation

This report reviews European trade and documents the results of in-depth studies in eight countries: Albania, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Hungary, Spain, Turkey and the UK.

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1998
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Rhinoceros horn and tiger bone in China : an investigation of trade since the 1993 ban

In China, domestic trade in both tiger and rhinoceros products has been banned since 1993 and the maximum penalty for illicit trade is death.

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1997
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Managing shark fisheries : opportunities for international conservation

This report analyses several existing international fisheries regimes, and identifies geographical and functional gaps in the conservation of sharks.

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1997
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The bear facts : the East Asian market for bear gall bladder

Discussions in this report address bear farming in China, Hong Kong's gall bladder registration scheme, biological implications of the legal trade in bear gall bladder in Japan and Taiwan's efforts to monitor its domestic market for bear gall bladder.

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1995
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Killed for a cure : a review of the worldwide trade in tiger bone

A focus on the use of tiger bone as a medicinal, this review compiles what is known of the current status of tiger populations, the uses and value of tiger bone and the global extent of the trade. It gives recommendations for tiger conservation based on the report's findings.

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1994
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International trade in reptile skins : a review and analysis of the main consumer markets, 1983-91

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1994
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Illegal tropical timber trade : Asia - Pacific

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1992
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Sold for a song : the trade in southeast Asian non-CITES birds

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1993
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An overview of world trade in sharks and other cartilaginous fishes

Overview of the findings of regional TRAFFIC studies in Europe, India, East and Southern Africa, Southeast Asia, East Asia, Oceania and North and South America.

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1996
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Sturgeons of the Caspian sea and the international trade in caviar

The findings from investigations of sturgeon fisheries, and information from caviar importers in consuming countries, sturgeon specialists and fisheries agencies are presented.

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1996
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The international trade in seahorses

The trade in seahorses, both dead and alive, includes many millions of seahorses each year and involves at least 32 countries and territories.

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1996
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Under siege : poaching and protection of Greater One-horned Rhinoceroses in India

The Greater One-horned Rhinoceros, Rhinoceros unicornis, is found only in nine protected areas in Nepal and India. Fewer that 2,000 continue to exist in the wild.

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1996
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Marine invertebrates of the South Pacific : an examination of the trade

The international trade in trochus, pearl oyster, bêche-de-mer and giant clam of the South Pacific is examined. Lack of effective measures to ensure sustainable harvest of these near-shore marine resources is documented and needed actions are recommended.

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1995
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Tortoises and freshwater turtles : the trade in Southeast Asia

In recent years the trade in tortoises and freshwater turtles of Southeast Asia has escalated and changed dramatically to meet international demand. This report documents the change, examining the status, distribution and exploitation of 41 species in seven Southeast Asian countries.

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1995
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From steppe to store : the trade in Saiga Antelope horn

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1995
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Hard times for hardwood : indigenous timber and the timber trade in Kenya

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1994
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International trade in swiftlet nests, with special reference to Hong Kong

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1994
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Market under cover : the rhinoceros horn trade in South Korea

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1993
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The decline of the black rhino in Zimbabwe : implications for future rhino conservation

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1993
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Bluefin tuna : an examination of the international trade with an emphasis on the Japanese market

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1993
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A review of the importation of medicinal plants and plant extracts into Europe

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1993
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The world trade in rhino horn : a review

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1992
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Perceptions, conservation and management of wild birds in trade

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1992
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The horns of a dilemma : the market for rhino horn in Taiwan : final report for WWF project 113637.03

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1992
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Wild plants in trade

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1992
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