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TRAFFIC - 16 Oct 09 - New analysis sounds alarm over scale of bushmeat trade in Central Africa - New analytical techniques have revealed that the scale of bushmeat trade in Central Africa may be much larger than originally thought, according to a study published to
Bushmeat Crisis Task Force - Click to visit website
Bushmeat Crisis Task Force - Click to read: "Bushmeat, a wildlife crisis in west and central Africa and around the world"
WWF - Click to visit page: "Poaching and bushmeat trade in the Green Heart of Africa"
Mongabay - 27 Mar 09 - More than 300 gorillas butchered each year in the Republic of Congo
The Guardian - 7 Sep 10 - Congolese chimpanzees face new 'wave of killing' for bushmeat
TRAFFIC - 10 Jun 11 - Experts urge better regulation of ‘bushmeat’ trade - A growing and lucrative illegal international commercial trade in the meat and other parts of wild mammals, birds and reptiles (‘bushmeat’) is causing widespread loss of biodiversity, imperi
Mongabay - 12 Dec 11 - Bushmeat trade driving illegal hunting in Zimbabwe park - Bushmeat hunting is one of the major threats to mammals in sub-Saharan Africa. Although widely discussed and recognized as an issues in Central and West Africa, a new study in mongabay.
Science Daily - 12 Oct 12 - Illegal Hunting and Trade of Wildlife in Savanna Africa May Cause Conservation Crisis - A new report published today by Panthera confirms that widespread illegal hunting and the bushmeat trade occur more frequently and with greater impact on w