Poached

Poached

An intrepid investigation of the criminal world of wildlife trafficking--the customers, the poachers, and the traders--and of the scientists fighting extinction

As Reefer Madness (Schlosser) took us into the drug market, or Weathermakers (Flannery) profiled the scientists heralding climate change, or Susan Orlean descended into the swampy obsessions of The Orchid Thief, Rachel Nuwer plunges the reader into the global underground of wildlife traffic, which she has… (more)