Why Ivory Free?
Scientists estimate some African elephant populations will be extinct within the next few decades if the global demand for ivory, that is driving an unprecedented poaching crisis, is not stemmed. An elephant is killed every 15 minutes for its tusks and Massachusetts and the U.S. play an important role in driving the deadly ivory ivory trade.
Overwhelming Support for MA Ivory Ban
New polling shows almost 90% of Mass. voters overwhelmingly support the proposed ban.