Elephants and Bees

Elephants and Bees

Elephants and Bees The Elephants and Bees Project is an innovative study using an in-depth understanding of elephant behaviour to reduce damage from crop-raiding elephants using their instinctive avoidance of African honey bees. The project explores the use of novel...
Geo-Fencing

Geo-Fencing

Geo-Fencing A text message just came in to a local farmer’s phone: Mountain Bull at Ngare Ndare Pass. Geofence break time: 0945hr, Geofence position break Estimated Latitude: 1.168867, Estimated Longitude: 37.581724. This seemingly dry text message had powerful...
The Human Footprint Project

The Human Footprint Project

The Human Footprint Project Kenya’s north is changing fast. Development is already encroaching on the reserves where STE’s research centre is based. Many new lodges have sprung up within the reserves, while a newly-built highway is attracting ribbons of development on...
Wildlife Corridors

Wildlife Corridors

Wildlife Corridors Since 2006, Save the Elephants has been able to deploy a GSM collar on a well-known bull called Mountain Bull. Before he was poached in 2014, he had been monitored for 8 years and we had watched him “streak” over 40 times, crossing between Borana...
Living with Elephants

Living with Elephants

Living with Elephants Finding ways of preventing this is key to developing a more tolerant relationship between elephants and man. As a pioneer in tracking and GPS technology, STE began by trying to deal with known notorious elephants, changing their habits one at a...