Pangolin seizures in Africa

Hong Kong customs uncovered one tonne of pangolin scales. 

http://healthmedicinet.com/news/hk-customs-seizes-pangolin-scales-in-container-from-south-africa/

Please see the below statement from the African Pangolin Working Group regarding the incident. It is scary to see how far the trade is extended, although people have suspected it for a while. 

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About sundapangolin

I am a Conservation Biologist dedicated to increasing the understanding of and respect for the pangolin and their habitats and empowering people to take action to conserve them. I spent 18 months working as Field Adviser monitoring through radio tracking released and rehabilitated Sunda pangolin with the Carnivore and Pangolin Conservation Program in Vietnam. Since then I have been working on pangolin conservation in Brunei and Sumatra.

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