Rescue of a Gentle Giant

Elephant Rescue

By Jessica Wilmot, Elephant Alive. What started off as a normal research day in the field, ended as one of the most humbling experiences for the Elephants Alive research team. On route looking for one of our collared elephants, we drove past a waterhole where a few young bulls were drinking water. We stopped to…

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Timisa Lives Up To Her Name


By Michelle Henley We got the call from Mark Shaw, the Warden of Umbabat Private Nature Reserve, just after 05h00 who said  a “small elephant calf” was seen wondering around Ingwelala camp on its own the night before.  A search party was sent out by the Warden as lions were in the area but to…

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