TAMBO: An Elephant Adventure

Month: June 2018

Threats to the Rarest Elephant Species of Africa
June 27, 2018 Melanie Kordsmeier

Facts everyone wants to know about endangered African elephant species   According to genetic evidence, African elephants (Loxodonta africana being the scientific name) are primarily divided into two species, namely the forest elephant (scientific name Loxodonta cyclotis) and the savanna elephant (scientific name Loxodonta africana). But there is a third species recently postulated and efforts …

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elephant sanctuaries
The Elephant Sanctuaries
June 20, 2018 Melanie Kordsmeier

Various elephant sanctuaries around the world   Have you ever imagined a place for elephants where they aren’t forced to trek, to paint, or to beg money from tourists? That would be heaven on earth for these creatures.   The elephant sanctuaries have been a safe haven for some elephants. These sanctuaries served as areas …

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