Will Google pleas stop this practice.
2012 was the worst year for African Elephant poaching. I am quite confident online services can help make available offenders of items of endangered species for sale and create filters to end the practice.
March 8, 2013
A conservation group argues that Google (click here) is encouraging the sale of elephant ivory in Japan via shopping advertisements that promote products from endangered whale and elephant species.
The Environmental Investigation Agency, an advocacy group, requested that the search juggernaut remove more than “1,400 ads that promote whale products and as many as 10,000 ads that promote elephant ivory products” on Google Japan’s shopping page.
“While elephants are being mass slaughtered across Africa to produce ivory trinkets, it is shocking to discover that Google, with the massive resources it has at its disposal, is failing to enforce its own policies designed to help protect endangered elephants and whales,” said EIA President Allan Thornton, in a statement....