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What The Elephant Sanctuary is doing right now to save elephants.

Ethan Hopkins

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What The Elephant Sanctuary is doing right now to save elephants.

The African bush elephant is the largest land animal on earth. One would think that such a gigantic animal is dangerous but elephants are ironically the most social, lovable, but conscious creatures you can find. At the beginning of the 20th century, a couple million elephants lived peacefully in different parts of the world. Now, however, reports show that there are only about 700,000 African elephants and 40,000 Asian elephants left. These worrying numbers are as a result of rampant poaching which is illegal but continues to pose continuous danger to this one of a kind animal. For 23 years,...