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To: President Donald Trump, The Alaska State House, The Alaska State Senate, Governor Mike Dunleavy, The United States House of Representatives, and The United States Senate

Protect Alaska Native Artists in Bans on Elephant Ivory

Reason for signing

  • Alaska natives are felling the effect of the ivory ban on a daily basis. As a antique shop owner i have personally seen a decline in sales of Native Alaskan made ivory. Many people who come into my store think all ivory is illegal. Unfortunately this has a trickle down effect to all alaskan carvers. Almost every day i have to decline artist's products because of this changing view of ivory. The sale of unique alaskan ivory carvings is now a dead market. if something isn't done soon the...