Tag Archives: Africa

Close-Up Aerial Photos of Africa’s Last Elephants

Zakouma National Park in southern Chad is famous for its large, free roaming herds of elephants. This has made it a honeypot for poachers. From 2005 to 2010, demand for ivory has reduced the park’s elephant population from over 4,000 … Continue reading

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Experts: Poaching Could Drive Rhinos, Elephants to Extinction

MOSCOW, September 5 (RIA Novosti), Ekaterina Blinova – Brazen poaching could lead Kenya to a “national disaster,” experts warn, pointing out that the country’s elephant and rhino populations are on the verge of annihilation. “Poaching is a national disaster. KWS … Continue reading

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The Elephant Whisperer: Meet the Nairobi man single-handedly protecting 21 orphans from poachers

Peter Mbulu is on a mission to save Kenya’s orphaned baby elephants. In a country where poaching runs rampant, this man’s quest is particularly admirable. Each morning, Mbulu wakes before the sun to awaken his 21 baby elephants to take them … Continue reading

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The Games End

The Games End “ The Games End ” Hollywood goes to East Africa to make a film but struggles with Africanization, intrigue and murder to save the elephant. The film story is a “Moby Dick” theme that is played out with a great elephant, … Continue reading

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Elephant Poaching

Elephant poaching  Elephant poaching is a big issue that has got itself in the news lately. Author William Louis Gardner has experienced these tragedies first hand, and those experiences along with his fascination for these wonderful creatures has led him … Continue reading

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Elephants

Elephants Fans or lovers of Elephants will enjoy this book from author William Louis Gardner. Hollywood goes to East Africa to make a film but struggles with Africanization, intrigue and murder to save the elephant. The film story is a “Moby Dick” theme … Continue reading

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Elephants in Geneva

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opinion: Killing of Great Tusker in Kenya Recalls Lesson From the Past

By John Heminway Satao was thought to be the largest-tusked elephant surviving in Africa. While he lived, he was a talisman of a wild land; in death, another tragic example of conservation’s failure. Satao’s life and legend recalls those of Ahmed, … Continue reading

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Campaign to save the elephants

The success follows a £23,000 fundraising campaign in the name of Anne, Britain’s last circus elephant who was abused by handlers Endangered: West African elephants An army of anti-poaching patrols funded by Sunday Mirror readers has saved 100 elephants in its first … Continue reading

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The Games End; Elephants, Africa and Tanzania, witness something you will never forget

The Games End Hollywood goes to East Africa to make a film but struggles with Africanization, intrigue and murder to save the elephant. The film story is a “Moby Dick” theme that is played out with a great elephant, Ahmed, that captures … Continue reading

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