Harms against animal welfare are often legally prohibited and quite common in the wildlife trade. Here I consider how animal welfare arguments are not commonly used to motivate change and how we might use them to greater effect.
Conservation crime takes many forms. So in this post, I introduce you to the serious and potentially growing problem of illegal mining, which has major impacts upon societies and the environment at global scales.
Exploring the three ingredients of a “routine” wildlife crime offers useful information for anyone trying to disrupt a wildlife crime process. In this post, we tackle “likely offenders” in wildlife conservation.