18 elephants to be flown to US zoos as drought puts pressure on Swaziland wildlife

Conservation groups hope rehoming the elephants will leave more food and water for endangered rhinos as the country suffers worst drought in its history

The Guardian

Last updated on 28 February 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
eSwatini
United States of America
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Climate Change
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals