Elephant population fading faster than thought – breaking world news

Scanning Botswana’s remote¬†Linyanti swamp from the low flying chopper, elephant ecologist Mike Chase can’t hide the anxiety and dread as he sees what he has seen too many times before.¬†

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Attenborough: Poaching ‘will rest heavily’ on humanity – breaking world news

Renowned British broadcaster and naturalist David Attenborough says he sees no other way than to ban the sale of ivory less than 100 years old.

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How you can help save the African elephant – breaking world news

Poachers have devastated Africa’s savannah elephant population. The Great Elephant Census reveals that in just seven years, 30% of the species has been wiped out. Unless things change, the population will be halved in less than a decade.

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