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Endangered Species: Policy

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The picture below shows women's fashion in 1900. Fur coats and hats with bird plumage were widely used. Due to the high demand of birds that provided feathers, bird populations plummeted​.

By Modelle der Firma Felix Jungmann, 106-108, rue Montmartre, Paris. 1900. / Bildautor unbekannt. / --Kuerschner 12:31, 30 March 2008 (UTC) [Public domain] Ausstellungsgruppe des Hauses Felix Jungmann, Paris. Digital Image. Wikimedia Commons. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Furs_of_Felix_Jungmann_1900.jpg#filelink

The states of Texas and Florida spearheaded the first federal policy that prohibited the transport of illegally harvested game animals across state lines.

What was the name of this policy?

A

Lacey Act.

B

Endangered Species Act (ESA).

C

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).

D

Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA).

E

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).