Satao, one of Africa’s largest elephants, killed by poachers for ivory tusks weighing more than 45 kg

One of Africa’s last “great tuskers,” elephants with ivory weighing more than 45 kilograms, has been poisoned by poachers in Kenya.

National Post

Last updated on 18 June 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kenya
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals