'If we stopped poaching tomorrow, elephants would still be in big trouble'

Ivory poaching is the most immediate, urgent threat to Africa’s elephants. But even if that can be tackled, they will have to fight humans for land, food and water

The Guardian

Last updated on 14 June 2017

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