European Union key player in trafficking of Sri Lankan reptiles

Monitor Conservation Research SocietyPress, reptiles

Indian Star Tortoise trafficked in cardboard box

Indian Star Tortoises (c) Stephen Hogg | Wildtrack Photography

Increasing evidence of organised trafficking on Sri Lankan reptiles has been found, with the European Union (EU) being in the spotlight as a key destination. The Netherlands, 1 May 2019 – A new study, carried out by Monitor Conservation Research Society in collaboration with a prominent Sri Lankan herpetologist, highlights the ongoing trafficking of protected reptiles from Sri Lanka.  Published … Read More