Twitter explodes over concern for hunted elephants

Posted at 5:23 PM, Aug 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-12 18:53:33-04

Many people are tweeting about the plight of elephants.

One every 15 minutes is hunted and poached for its ivory tusks.

Celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres are weighing in.

And the U.S. Justice Department tweeted a link to find out what it’s doing to prevent wildlife trafficking.

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