One of the Last Remaining African Bull Elephant Tuskers Found Poisoned: A Beloved & ‘Very Approachable’ Tusker Named Satao II is Killed by Poachers Three Years After His Namesake Was Poached For His Ivory Tusks in the Very Same Way
Tusk Tusk or Deplorable Acts Against Elephants : Poaching or Cruelty

One of the Last Remaining African Bull Elephant Tuskers Found Poisoned: A Beloved & ‘Very Approachable’ Tusker Named Satao II is Killed by Poachers Three Years After His Namesake Was Poached For His Ivory Tusks in the Very Same Way

To picture the magnificence of an elephant one need only look to the beauty of the African bull elephant known as a Tusker.  They are remarkable not only for their massive size but for their “impressive tusks” which all but touch the ground.  For this reason Tuskers have become the iconic symbol of the elephant, even … Continue reading »

Have We Failed Our African Elephants? : Grim News as the Great Elephant Census Reveals Less Than 350,000 African Savanna Elephants Remain in the Wild Due to POACHING
Tusk Tusk or Deplorable Acts Against Elephants : Poaching or Cruelty

Have We Failed Our African Elephants? : Grim News as the Great Elephant Census Reveals Less Than 350,000 African Savanna Elephants Remain in the Wild Due to POACHING

Worse Than Expected Numbers of Savanna & Forest Elephants Left in the Wild Project: the Great Elephant Census Place: The continent of Africa Purpose: To count all of the Africa’s elephants (African Savanna Elephants & African Forest Elephants) by Air over the course of 2 years People: The team was comprised of scientists (90) & … Continue reading »

British Pilot Roger Gower Shot & Killed While Flying in Helicopter Trying to Save Elephants From Poachers in Tanzania Africa as Prince William, Among Others, Sends Condolences to a True Hero  #flyhighcaptainroger
My Elephant Life or Extraordinary People Devoting Their Lives to Elephants

British Pilot Roger Gower Shot & Killed While Flying in Helicopter Trying to Save Elephants From Poachers in Tanzania Africa as Prince William, Among Others, Sends Condolences to a True Hero #flyhighcaptainroger

It is the same type of assault weapon used to take our elephants down on the “African continent”, the AK47. Only this time poachers aimed their fire at a “true hero”  among humans who was devoting his life to saving African elephants in the battle for the very existence of the species. One shot was … Continue reading »