Published 5th July 2016
Otters in Asia at risk from demand for their skins and increasingly as pets
Singapore, 5th July 2016—A new TRAFFIC report has found almost 6,000 otters seized in Asia over the past 35 years and warns that the figure is but a fraction of the actual little-documented illegal trade.
Illegal Otter Trade: An Analysis of Seizures in Selected Asian Countries
Lalita Gomez, Boyd T. C. Leupen, Meryl Theng, Katrina Fernandez, Melissa Savage