April 9th, 2019


Komodo Island Will Close in 2020 Because People Are Smuggling Its Dragons | AFAR


Komodo dragons can grow up to 10 feet long and weigh 300 pounds.

"After more than 40 Komodo dragons were recently stolen and sold overseas for approximately $35,000 each, the local government has decided to close Komodo Island to tourists starting in January 2020, according to Indonesia’s Tempo newspaper."