Elephant poaching deaths reach tipping point in Africa

Africa's elephants have reached a tipping point: more are being killed each year than are being born, a study suggests.

BBC

Last updated on 19 August 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Loxodonta cyclotis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals