Tens of thousands of african elephants are killed annually, the continent’s worst wildlife crisis in decades. As poaching increases more and more african elephants are in danger of becoming extinct.
Watch video of wild animal footage on an encyclopedic level, from the plight of endangered species to the hope of adorable baby animals. Editor’s note: on friday, president trump tweeted: “put big game trophy decision on hold until such time as i review all conservation facts” this monkey cage post from 2016 looks at the. There are two major types of elephants in the world, namely, african and asian both of these are facing the danger of extinction as the ivory hunters are posing serious threat to the very. The african elephant population that once showed promising signs of recovery, could be at risk due to the recent surge in poaching for the illegal ivory trade learn more about the african.
A rise in the sale of illegal ivory has led to the deaths of thousands of elephants. At the current rate of extermination, the african elephant could be extinct in the wild in a few short decades founder of save the elephants iain douglas-hamilton and chicago zoological. Elephants continue to come out of the forest in part 2 of this series. Elephants in africa could be extinct in 10 years because of poaching, activists are trying to reverse the trend.
Elephant facts: did you know that elephants can hear one another's trumpeting calls up to 5 miles (8 kilometers) genders and ages associated with danger. The world's last male northern white rhino died on monday — but that's not the only animal in danger of going extinct. The new msn, your customizable collection of the best in news, sports, entertainment, money, weather, travel, health, and lifestyle, combined with outlook, facebook, twitter, skype, and.
What efforts are you putting in order to revive the existence of animals in danger of extinction see what happens when you do nothing to save animals. Many of us automatically think of creatures with gnashing teeth or razor sharp claws animals like lions, tigers, jaguars, sharks, and grizzly bears inspire plenty of fear.
Elephants are endangered animals and that is a statement that all of us need to take very seriously. A female african bush elephant in mikumi when detecting the seismics of an alarm call signalling danger from predators, elephants enter a defensive posture and. Most of them are caused directly or indirectly by man only ambitious plans for protection can save these fascinating species. Elephants are in danger of extinction mainly because people kill/hunt them for their tusks, which are ivory, and as such, there are becoming less and.Download