Another species under threat because of man’s greed …When will governments completely crack down on these practises once and for all ?
Saving The Kimodo Dragons!
I had no idea you could get up close and personal with Kimodo Dragons, but that incredible experience has led to their threatened demise!
Steps are now underway to protect a magnificent creature, who has been targeted by poachers!
As Newser reports:
“The Indonesian government says Komodo island, home to the Komodo dragon, will be off-limits to tourists starting in Jan. 2020, Tempo reports. The move, which is expected to last at least a year, will allow conservation authorities to plant more vegetation and increase the numbers of both the dragons and the deer that they prey on, reports the Guardian. Other parts of the Komodo national park will remain open, including another island with a population of Komodo dragons. The move follows the arrest of five people suspected of selling at least 41 Komodo dragons, which are believed to number fewer than 5,000 in the…
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