The United States is the second largest consumer of illegal wildlife products worldwide. Last year, $23 billion went into the pockets of wildlife traffickers and U.S. consumers were responsible for a whopping $6 billion.
This enormous demand for animal parts is rapidly pushing elephants to the brink of extinction. Between 2010 and 2012, 100,000 elephants were slaughtered for their ivory tusks.
Tell your Assemblymember to support AB 96 and ban the sale of all illegal ivory in California!