Main content

Using GPS To Track Ivory Smugglers

Listen to National Geographic journalist Bryan Christy who teamed up with a taxidermist to implant a GPS tracking device inside an artificial tusk and then tracked it as it made its way across the continent.

Picture: Fifteen tons of elephant tusks are set on fire during an anti-poaching ceremony at Nairobi National Park in Kenya earlier this year. Credit: AP/Khalil Senosi

Release date:

Duration:

4 minutes