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By Donald R. Liddick

The alarming outcomes of eco-crime move a long way past the common degradation of the wildlife; very important societal associations are undermined and unfavorable social and fiscal affects additionally consequence from rubbish trafficking, flora and fauna trafficking, unlawful fishing, and unlawful logging. with a view to effectively strive against those difficulties, a constant, overseas reaction might be necessary.Crimes opposed to Nature: unlawful Industries and the worldwide surroundings addresses an immense subject that's principally unknown and barely documented except in reviews released by way of environmental NGOs and a restricted variety of educational articles and journalistic money owed. A accomplished and up to date description of every illicit is supplied, emphasizing the damages brought on, the transnational nature of those actions, the jobs performed by way of equipped crime and private and non-private elites, and the variety of attainable suggestions. the writer addresses the complexity of balancing human matters with environmental pursuits and concludes with information about promising fresh advancements.

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Ibid. 32. Nicholas Dorn, Stijn Van Daele, and Tom Vander Beken, “Reducing Vulnerabilities to Crime of the European Waste Management Industry: The Research Base and the Prospects for Policy,” European Journal of Criminology, Criminal Law, and Criminal Justice 15, no. 1 (2007): 23–36. 33. ” 34. Massari and Monzini, “Dirty Business in Italy,” 298. 35. pdf (accessed September 19, 2010). 36. htm (accessed November 1, 2010). 37. United Nations Drug Control Programme, “Environmental Effects of Illicit Crop Cultivation,” Trends in Organized Crime 3, no.

97. ” 98. Ma. Eugenia C. pdf (accessed November 1, 2010). CHAPTER 3 The Illicit Traffic in Wildlife The trade in wild animals and plants is global in scope, driven by prodigious demand for live specimens, animal parts, and derivative products. Much of this trade is illicit, and includes the traffic in exotic plants and endangered animal species. The consequences of the illicit trade are significant, with potentially severe environmental and human impacts, including the extinction of species, a reduction in biodiversity, and the spread of disease.

Electronic Waste and Organized Crime: Assessing the Links. 69. ” 70. Electronic Waste and Organized Crime: Assessing the Links; “Mobile Toxic Waste: Recent Findings on the Toxicity of End-of-Life Cell Phones” (Basel Action Network, 2004). 40 Crimes Against Nature 71. “Toxic Tech: Pulling the Plug on Dirty Electronics”; Electronic Waste and Organized Crime: Assessing the Links. 72. ” 73. Ibid. 74. Electronic Waste and Organized Crime: Assessing the Links. 75. Ibid. 76. Ibid. 77. Ibid. 78. Ibid. 79.

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