Tag: elephant


Black Rhinos and Mopane Leaves

Black rhinos, giraffe and elephant seem particularly fond of the leaves of the mopane, a tree species characteristic of southern…View Full Release »


Environmentalists Call for Trade Sanctions Against Mozambique for Rhino and Elephant Poaching

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 2, 2014 Contact: Maggie Dewane, Press Officer, EIA, 202-483-6621, mdewane@eia-global.org Susie Ellis, Executive Director, IRF, 540-660-4152,…View Full Release »


Floodwaters in Kaziranga National Park, India

Seasonal flooding due to monsoon rains is a serious problem for greater one-horned rhinos in northern India, with several deaths…View Full Release »


Dismantling Illegal Settlements in Indonesia's National Parks

One of the tasks assigned to Indonesia’s Rhino Protection Units is to dismantle illegal settlements within the national parks, which…View Full Release »


Anti-poaching patrols in India's Manas National Park

Anti-poaching patrols in India’s Manas National Park are conducted on foot, in vehicles and on elephant-back, which gives forest guards…View Full Release »


Going Undercover to Arrest Elephant Poachers

By Arief Rubianto, Intelligence and Law Enforcement Unit, YABI Translated by Inov My name is Arief Rubianto, and after many…View Full Release »


A Visit from Sumatran Elephants

By Ujang Suryadi, Member, Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park Rhino Protection Unit Our Rhino Protection Unit in Bukit Barisan Selatan…View Full Release »