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Kenya’s biggest elephant killed by poachers

Kenya’s biggest elephant killed by poachers
Paula Kahumbu, The Guardian
June 13, 2014

It is 4 am and I have been sitting at my computer for hours. I just can’t sleep after hearing the terrible news that Satao, the world’s biggest elephant, is dead.

Satao lived in Tsavo East National park in northern Kenya and was celebrated as one […]

Kenya’s biggest elephant killed by poachers 2018-05-13T19:45:16+00:00

Mounted Horse Patrol, Anti-Poaching, Kenya

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Mounted Horse Patrol Anti-poaching Unit for Mount Kenya

The horses and their riders of Mount Kenya Trust will be working with the Kenya Wildlife Service to secure the areas of the National Reserve between Meru and Sirimon which have become subject to indiscriminate habitat and wildlife destruction within […]

Mounted Horse Patrol, Anti-Poaching, Kenya 2018-04-01T16:45:50+00:00

Conservation of Elephants, Uganda

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Conservation of Elephants in key areas of Murchison Falls Conservation Area, Uganda

Fifty years ago Murchison Falls had the most elephants per square kilometer in Africa. Today after decades of uncontrolled poaching, a mere 500 elephants remain plus thousands of snares and gin traps, and large gangs of […]

Conservation of Elephants, Uganda 2018-04-01T16:45:57+00:00

Support to Joint Conservancy Anti-poaching Team of Northern Rangelands Trust (NRT) to protect African elephants in northern Kenya

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Support to Joint Conservancy Anti-poaching Team of Northern Rangelands Trust (NRT) to Protect African Elephants in Northern Kenya

NRT develops the capacity and self-sufficiency of its constituent community conservancies in biodiversity conservation, natural resource management and protection, and natural resources based enterprises. The ongoing and increasing […]

Support to Joint Conservancy Anti-poaching Team of Northern Rangelands Trust (NRT) to protect African elephants in northern Kenya 2018-04-01T16:46:05+00:00

Matching Donations – Tsavo Trust’s Large Elephant Monitoring Program

Double the Value of Your Donation and Together We Can Make a Difference

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Double the Value of Your Donation and Together We Can Make a Difference

Normally your $45 gift would provide one-half hour of flight time, but thanks to the matching gift, […]

Matching Donations – Tsavo Trust’s Large Elephant Monitoring Program 2018-04-01T16:46:47+00:00

Therapeutic levels of aminocaproic acid in asian elephants

Therapeutic levels of aminocaproic acid in asian elephants (Elephas maximus)

Drugs that inhibit fibrinolysis, such as epsilon aminocaproic acid (EACA), are of increasing interest in human and companion animal medicine to prevent bleeding due to surgery, trauma, and other causes. EACA and related drugs have been associated with decreased mortality and decreased transfusion requirements in patients […]

Therapeutic levels of aminocaproic acid in asian elephants 2018-04-01T16:47:27+00:00

Conservation genetics of Asian Elephant in Southern India

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Conservation genetics of Asian Elephant in Southern India

The Nilgiris-Eastern Ghats (NEG) region of Southern India supports the largest wild population of Asian elephants in the world and therefore has critical importance for the long-term viability of this species. Male elephants in these regions have been […]

Conservation genetics of Asian Elephant in Southern India 2018-04-01T16:48:02+00:00