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Title: March Against Extinction - 5th Annual March for Elephants
START DATE: 10/7/2017
Duration: 3 Hours
Location Details:
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
5801 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90036
Event Topic: extinction
Event Type: demonstration
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March Against Extinction - 5th Annual March for Elephants

Saturday, October 7 at 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

5801 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90036

Join Southern California in the March Against Extinction and the 5th Annual March to demand an end to the Ivory trade and the worldwide killing of Wildlife.

We will be meeting at the La Brea Tar pits at 11:00 a.m. then we will march to the S. African Embassy (symbolic as the Embassy is closed on the weekend) and then return where we will have speakers and art for kids. (1.36 miles bring water and you may want to bring a hat)

11:00 a.m. Meet at the La Brea Tar Pits

11:30 - 11:45 Marchers leave (Please be flexible)

11-45-1:00 pm March

1:00 - 1:45 Rally for the Animals/Speakers /Photos

1:45-2:00 - Clean Up

- The United States is world's second largest consumer of poached ivory.

- Safari Club International - The world's largest hunting club, whose members pay thousands to kill elephants, lions, rhinos started their first club here in Los Angeles, CA

- The march will serve to Educate by bringing public awarness and Legislate - learning how we can take action to stop the killing of wildlife.


PLEASE only indicate "Going" if you'll be marching with us IN PERSON in Los Angeles!

PLEASE click "Maybe" if you can't make it but support us in spirit.


Organizations Joining the March









Please bring water in a reusable container - no single use plastic please.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

11:00 a.m.

La Brea Tar Pits, 5801 Wilshire Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA

Look for the path with the paw prints.

Metered street parking and paid parking available.


flat rate. The Museum's parking lot is located at the corner of Curson Ave. and 6th St., directly behind the museum. Enter from the western side of Curson Ave.

Important note about parking:

If you choose street parking, please read all parking signs carefully, as restrictions apply.

"Avoiding a true sixth mass extinction will require rapid, greatly intensified efforts to conserve already threatened species, and to alleviate pressures on their populations ? notably habitat loss, overexploitation for economic gain and climate change," they write. All of these are related to human population size and growth, which increases consumption (especially among the rich), and economic inequity. However, the window of opportunity is rapidly closing." - Gerardo Ceballos.

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