The United States Fish and Wildlife Service suspends importation of sport-hunted elephant trophies from two African countries for 2014.
A unilateral decision by the USFWS to ban importation of sport-hunted elephants from Zimbabwe and Tanzania will affect conservation in Africa.
Safari Club International is encouraged by a decision by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service to revise an April 4 ruling banning importation of African elephant trophies taken in 2014.
In an official release on August 10, Zimbabwe lifted its suspension of lion, leopard and elephant hunting.
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