Elephants

Photo: Flowcomm, Elephants Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Elephants are scattered throughout sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia. They are considered to be keystone species due to their impact on their environments. – Wikipedia Questions What should we know about elephants? Headlines How to Be an Elephant …

Elephants Links

Photo: Brian Ralphs Links related to elephants presented in somewhat random fashion: Flickr don’t think of an elephant Flickr Groups Addo Elephant National Park Elephants, Rhinos, Giraffes & Hippos Elephants Twitter @wrldelephantday @dw_globalideas @SAASA_RSA @DTravelsRound @cynthiaord In the Presence of Elephants and Whales – Katy Payne is a renowned acoustic biologist with a Quaker sensibility. …

World Elephant Day

Poster August 12 is World Elephant Day. Hashtag: #WorldElephantDay To bring attention to the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants, World Elephant Day was launched in 2012. Keep an eye on events around the world. Key Links worldelephantday.org events @wrldelephantday Facebook We are celebrating by translating ‘World Elephant Day’ in other languages. Suggestions are …

South Africa Celebrates National Parks Week 2016

Poster South African National Parks (SANParks) celebrates National Parks Week from September 12-16 in most of South Africa’s national parks, some of which celebrate the week for a week (through September 18). Free access is given to day visitors, with a particular focus on attracting people from local communities. Free access to parks does not …

August 12 is World Elephant Day

August 12 is World Elephant Day. To bring attention to the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants, World Elephant Day was launched in 2012. Keep an eye on events around the world. Twitter: @wrldelephantday Hashtag: #WorldElephantDay Facebook: facebook.com/worldelephantday We’re celebrating by translating ‘World Elephant Day’ in other languages. Suggestions are welcome in the comments. Translating: …