Species at a Crossroads: Blogging from CITES 2016

Addressing Threats to Latin American Species at CITES CoP17

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Costa Rican toucan. Credit: Adrian Reuter.
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Poison arrow frog. Credit: Adrian Reuter.
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Swim bladders of the endangered totoaba fish, found only in Mexico’s Sea of Cortez, have become highly sought after by smugglers for their supposed medicinal value. Credit: Adrian Reuter.

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