Can China Save Africa's Elephants?

There’s no consensus on just how many of Africa’s elephants are left. 
Let's keep them around. 

There's no consensus on just how many of Africa's elephants are left. The World Wildlife Fund, for example, estimates that the population could be as few as 470,000 and as many as 690,000. Whatever the exact figure, it's clear that China's demand for ivory has created significant financial incentives for poachers to hunt the herds that remain scattered across the continent.

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