Chinese customs seized over three tonnes of pangolin scales, state media said, in the country's biggest-ever smuggling case involving the animal parts.  Shanghai Customs found around 3.1 tonnes of pangolin scales mixed in with a container of wood products imported from Nigeria, state broadcaster

Chinese customs seized over three tonnes of pangolin scales, state media said, in the country's biggest-ever smuggling case involving the animal parts. Shanghai Customs found around 3.1 tonnes of pangolin scales mixed in with a container of wood products imported from Nigeria, state broadcaster

Greenwatch Uganda is reportedly taking legal action against the Uganda Wildlife Authority for approving the export of seven tonnes of pangolin scales.

Greenwatch Uganda is reportedly taking legal action against the Uganda Wildlife Authority for approving the export of seven tonnes of pangolin scales.

China Seizes Massive Amount of Pangolin Scales in Biggest-Ever Smuggling Case - Some 5,000 to 7,500 wild pangolins are estimated to have been killed for these scales, officials told ShanghaiDaily.com.

China Seizes Massive Amount of Pangolin Scales in Biggest-Ever Smuggling Case - Some 5,000 to 7,500 wild pangolins are estimated to have been killed for these scales, officials told ShanghaiDaily.com.

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armoured vest of lacquered and gilded pangolin scales. I love the pangolin and think their scales should stay firmly on their bodies, but this armour presented to George III in 1820 is still amazing (they obviously didn't know how fat he was!).

CITES wildlife summit: From lion bone to pangolin scales, the big decisions at a glance | conservation | Earth Touch News

CITES wildlife summit: From lion bone to pangolin scales, the big decisions at a glance | conservation | Earth Touch News

Pangolin 'scales' at Horniman Museum, London

Pangolin 'scales' at Horniman Museum, London

Thai customs officials have seized their biggest ever haul of smuggled pangolin scales, after a crackdown on illegal wildlife trade.

Thai customs officials have seized their biggest ever haul of smuggled pangolin scales, after a crackdown on illegal wildlife trade.

Sri Lanka : Sri Lankan woman nabbed attempting to smuggle 11 kg of pangolin scales

Sri Lanka : Sri Lankan woman nabbed attempting to smuggle 11 kg of pangolin scales

In this week’s crime blotter: prison for an auctioneer, a bird researcher bust, and a suspected ranger turned poacher.

In this week’s crime blotter: prison for an auctioneer, a bird researcher bust, and a suspected ranger turned poacher.

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