08/20/2012 10:07 am ET

Ex-NBA Star Sees Brutal Reality Of Elephant Poaching In Africa

Ming is traveling with an international conservation group called WildAid in order to learn more about the poaching of elephants for their tusks and rhinos for their horns. China is the main destination for illegal ivory, and Ming hopes his campaign will alert consumers to the issue and help to decrease demand for products made from ivory.

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