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CITES to Study Species Over-Exploitation

Date : 31st May 2007, Source : ENN



The best violin bows are made from pau brasil, a tree from the Brazilian rain forest that has been exploited for 500 years, and was once so economically vital for the red dye it produced that it gave its name to the only country where it grows.

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