Taking Stock

Taking Stock

Taking Stock National ivory stockpile destruction unique sends an important and clear message that a nation is not tolerant of wildlife crime that threatens to wipe out the African elephant. Highly-publicized national stockpile destructions have the possible benefit...
Judging Wildlife

Judging Wildlife

Judging Wildlife On the 9th of April 2013, Uhuru Kenyatta became Kenya’s first president to take on poaching in his inaugural address. “My fellow Kenyans,” he said, “Poaching and the destruction of our environment has no future in this country. The responsibility to...
Turning Poachers into Gamekeepers

Turning Poachers into Gamekeepers

Turning Poachers into Gamekeepers Guns and boots on the ground are undoubtedly important in the battle against poaching, but wild elephants use areas too large for rangers to effectively patrol. It is crucial therefore, for locals to be defenders of wildlife, and reap...
The Mara Elephant Project

The Mara Elephant Project

The Mara Elephant Project Even in one of the world’s best-known national parks, elephants are in peril. The Mara Elephant Project (MEP) is a two-pronged project, which aims to better understand and protect the elephants of the Mara- Serengeti ecosystem. The research...
Anti-Poaching

Anti-Poaching

Anti-Poaching Every year, Save the Elephants adds to the protection program as the threats to elephants evolve [and fester]. Beginning with our specialty, GMS collaring and tracking, STE continues to improve on tracking technology which not only tells us how fast...