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HKU research finds customs coding systems for wildlife trade too vague to protect against abuse

The current coding system for the wildlife trade used by customs authorities worldwide is too vague to prevent the over-exploitation of both legal and illegally-sourced species, according to new research from the University of Hong Kong (HKU) . Led by PhD student Astrid Andersson, the research team from the Conservation Forensics Lab at HKU found […]