Published 8 January 2008
Illegal pet trade threatens freshwater turtles and tortoises in Jakarta
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 8th January 2008—An increasing demand for exotic freshwater turtles and tortoises in Southeast Asia is fuelling rampant illegal trade in the pet markets of Indonesia, according to a report released today by TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network.
An overview of the regulation of the freshwater turtle and tortoise pet trade in Jakarta, Indonesia
C.R. Shepherd and V. Nijman