Published 25th April 2008
Bangkok market a hub for illegal international trade in freshwater turtles and tortoises
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25 April 2008—Thailand is a major hub for the international trade in illegal freshwater turtles and tortoises, finds a new report, Pet freshwater turtle and tortoise trade in Chatuchak Market, Bangkok, Thailand, launched today by TRAFFIC, the wildlife monitoring network, a joint programme of WWF and IUCN.
Pet freshwater turtle and tortoise trade in Chatuchak Market, Bangkok, Thailand
Chris R. Shepherd, Vincent Nijman