A lioness named Elsa inspired an epic fight against poachers

For a few years in the 1960s, Elsa the lioness was the most famous animal alive.

BBC

Last updated on 06 June 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kenya
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals