Facebook animal trade exposed in Thailand

Facebook is once again in the spotlight, this time for the rampant illegal wildlife trade being facilitated through its groups in Thailand. In a rapid assessment in 2016, carried out for just 30 minutes a day over a total of 23 days, researchers from TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network, found 1,521 listings of live wild […]

Facebook animal trade exposed in Thailand

A wildlife trafficking watchdog says it has found hundreds of examples of animal trading.

Mon 10 Sep 18 from BBC News

Wildlife watchdog warns illegal sale of exotic pets is on the rise across Facebook

A wildlife monitoring group says it has found a sharp increase in the number of people belonging to Facebook groups in Thailand where endangered animals are bought and sold.

Mon 10 Sep 18 from Daily Mail

Illegal wildlife trade on Facebook in Thailand open ‘for all to see’

Facebook is once again in the spotlight, this time for the rampant illegal wildlife trade being facilitated through its groups in Thailand. In a rapid assessment in 2016, carried out for just ...

Wed 12 Sep 18 from Mongabay.com

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