"Earth Focus" is an environmental TV newsmagazine that features investigative reports and in-depth stories about our changing environment and how it affects people around the world. It's funded by Wallace Genetic Foundation, Marisla Foundation, Park Foundation, Farvue Foundation, Shared Earth Foundation, Cornell Douglas Foundation, Rachel's Network, National Science Foundation, and individual donors.
The episode, "Illicit Ivory
," streaming online indefinitely,
uncovers the devastating effects of the illegal ivory trade, its impact on the dwindling African elephant population, and the link between this illicit activity with insurgency groups and organized crime.
Visit our Wildlife and Environmental Conservation hub
for additional coverage of the issues explored in the show.