hornbill hunting

aceros hunting

東亞地區熱帶雨林中的盔犀鳥,屬極危物種,前額有一塊實心頭骨,質地柔軟光滑,被非法捕捉用作雕刻。於2012到2014年間共有1111塊頭骨被偷運到中國,售價至少有象牙的三倍。

the critically endangered helmeted hornbill lives in the tropical forests in southeast asia. these hornbills are being slaughtered for their solid casques. their casques are soft and shiny, and are good for carving. over 1111 hornbills were killed and smuggled to china. the price of these casques could be triple of ivory.

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