Tempest Sioux Falls - Jorge Plaza Marquez// Target everyone in scarlet ibis trade* - EntornoInteligente

Entornointeligente.com / The scarlet ibis constitutes a protected species whose feathered finery displays the colours of Trinidad and Tobago’s national flag and is emblazoned on our national coat of arms. Yet there is this Trin­bagonian triumvirate comprising predators who hunt, kill, dismember and sell the bird clandestinely for substantial monetary gain; restaurateurs and bar owners who purchase the butchered birds despite awareness of the illegality of their actions; and diners who devour this flesh, although the quality of meat is negligible, to feel elitist. The triumvirate shares common ground—lack of a Trinbago ethical value system.

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