Tanzania’s Ivory Stockpile

View the sixth part of the National Geographic educational series Battle for ElephantsTanzania’s Ivory Stockpile.

Tanzania's ivory stockpile

Here are some discussion questions from the National Geographic website:

1. Why is the burning of poached ivory stockpiles such a powerful statement against elephant poaching? What message does this action send to the world?

2. What are the key factors in the conflict over stockpiled ivory and how might the conflict be resolved?