Jul 30, 2014 ... In 2008, conservationists warned that African elephants would become extinct by
2020 if widespread poaching continued. Young says that ...
Learn more about the African elephant, as well as the threats this species faces,
... cross elephant migration corridors, damage to crops and villages can become
... endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts.
Despite a ban on the international trade in ivory, African elephants are still being
... So elephant habitat is shrinking and becoming more fragmented, and people ...
The African elephant once roamed the entire continent of Africa, and the Asian
elephant ranged from Syria to northern China and the islands of .... Humans have
become their direct competitors for living space. Human .... The Face of Extinction
Aug 19, 2014 ... More African elephants are killed each year than are being born, researchers
found in a recent study.
African elephants are listed as threatened under the American Endangered
Species Act because the species is at risk of extinction due to poaching for their ...
Africa's elephants are in danger of becoming extinct. Increased poaching on the
continent is putting Africa's elephants in danger. Last year about 20000 ...
Aug 31, 2016 ... African forest elephants: research indicates their rate of population growth ... to
make us optimistic that we are going to get that sort of reprieve.
Aug 12, 2015 ... 12, 2015 - Nearly a hundred elephants are slaughtered each day in the wild,
most for their ivory tusks. This killing of elephants by humans ...
Aug 12, 2016 ... African and Asian elephants are more closely related to the woolly ... But their
range has shrunk and they are now extinct in the Middle East, on ...