6 tons of it, how many elephants had to die to provide that amount of ivory. I wish more governments would take part in this if it really helps, which I have my doubts but its worth a try.(CBS News) The United States will take action Thursday to ease a crisis in the animal world.
Rock crusher to destroy six tons of ivory in U.S. effort to smash illicit industry - CBS News video
I hope the million dollar reward helps catch some of the upper dogs smuggling this ivory into the Asian market. Most of the time they only get the guy killing the elephants and he is easily replaceable so it doesn't do much good.