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Banking on sustainability

Banking on sustainability

Sustainable development is a term that is not easy to define or interpret. For this reason sustainability is also a vague concept. At one extreme you have weak sustainability which allows for a trade-off between the environment and economic growth. At the other extreme there is strong sustainability which advocates for natural stocks to remain … Continue reading

NC Zoo to burn nearly $1M worth of ivory, horns to raise awareness of plight of elephants, rhinos

NC Zoo to burn nearly $1M worth of ivory, horns to raise awareness of plight of elephants, rhinos

Originally posted on myfox8.com:
[ooyala code="MwYWRqbzrZ1YsouZSDuF-Z2MK-cUJrnV" player_id="d8f58704137d45e392883052ae837773"] ASHEBORO, N.C. — The illegal sale of ivory and rhino horn threatens the survival of both elephants and rhinos. The North Carolina Zoo is planning a dramatic event to raise public awareness about the problem. As part of the celebration of International Elephant Day on Aug. 12,…