Indian Star Tortoise trafficked in cardboard box

Indian Star Tortoises © Stephen Hogg | Wildtrack Photography

European Union key player in trafficking of Sri Lankan reptiles

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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 …