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  • The Mara Elephant Project - Save the Elephants
    and intercept poachers KWS also facilitates harmonization and analysis of elephant mortality data Using innovative technology such as Google Earth STE analysts are given near real time information on the location and movement of the collared elephants Dr Iain Douglas Hamilton was one of the first to use radio tracking on collared elephants Today the technology includes ESRI software which clarifies GPS information There are currently 15 collared elephants being monitored by MEP these elephants are either problem elephants such as crop raiders or need extra protection due to large tusks The tracking data also helps the team understand why elephants visit certain hotspots steak to other areas when they visit unsafe areas and farmed areas The successful tracking abilities of STE is particularly impressive considering the 6000km2 area included in the Mara Elephant Project Accomplishments So far the Mara Elephant Project has arrested 88 individuals including 14 ivory dealers 27 ivory poachers 14 bush meat poachers 11 poachers with leopard skins 2 poachers with python skins 7 armed gang members and 2 loggers This represents a significant reduction in the environmental criminals in the area The project despite still being in early stages has dramatically reduced the number of elephants killed each month in the area The project also enjoys the appreciation of the local Maasai and the KWS Save the Elephants continues its support and looks forward to celebrating future successes with MEP We will continue the monitoring of 13 elephants collared in connection with the Mara Elephant Tracking and Conservation Program Grant as well as collaring 2 additional elephants The program will use tracking data to influence policy making surrounding ecological corridors mitigate human elephant conflict promote transboundary cooperation within the wider ecosystem and assist anti poaching forces More Projects Under Protection Taking Stock Protection Judging Wildlife Protection Turning Poachers into Gamekeepers Protection The Mara Elephant Project Protection Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Find Out How How You Can Help Over the last years our world leading conservation efforts

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  • The Human Footprint Project - Save the Elephants
    elephants face such as poaching drought and climate change coping with an expanding human presence is possibly the most critical long term challenge This prompted the bit of the human footprint project Mapping changes over time is crucial to understanding the encroachment of humans into what was previously wildlife dominated landscape Overlaying this with elephant movement data is imperative if we are to safeguard humans and elephant safety In terms of policy the correlations between these maps can be used to help conservancies plan where their settlements should be positioned to avoid elephant corridors As the data is refined and used this sort of planning at a local level could translate into a political push for national wildlife corridors More Projects Under Human Elephant Conflict Elephants and Bees Humans Elephants Geo Fencing Humans Elephants The Human Footprint Project Humans Elephants Wildlife Corridors Humans Elephants Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can

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  • Wildlife Corridors - Save the Elephants
    Kenya s exciting Vision 2030 plan we know roads bridges pipelines resort cities and railways are going to emerge in areas that were previously thought of as wild lands As we welcome new development and the sweeping economic benefits it will bring to the long marginalised people of the region we are also careful to preserve the economic and cultural benefits these lands already possess with their abundance of wildlife and biodiversity which could be lost if not carefully planned for The mapping of corridors through our collared elephants is a tangible and extremely useful tool in times like these ensuring the future for elephants and the people who live with them More Projects Under Human Elephant Conflict Elephants and Bees Humans Elephants Geo Fencing Humans Elephants The Human Footprint Project Humans Elephants Wildlife Corridors Humans Elephants Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to

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  • Living with Elephants - Save the Elephants
    through causing much harm and irritation Behind these fences farmers can safely plant their crops finally breathing a sigh of relief after years of clashes with elephants The bees in turn bring with them added rewards pollination services which boost farm production and of course honey which rural farmers can both eat and sell exponentially improving the economic potential of their farms and the region We know the solutions we ve presented are two tried and tested ones out of many Therefore STE is gathering data on all possible solutions and the conditions in which they work best summarised neatly in a Human Elephant Conflict toolbox relevant to the Kenyan context More Projects Under Human Elephant Conflict Elephants and Bees Humans Elephants Geo Fencing Humans Elephants The Human Footprint Project Humans Elephants Wildlife Corridors Humans Elephants Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either

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  • Landuse Planning - Save the Elephants
    from the rest of their gene pool and putting both man and beast in jeopardy if they dare cross At this point STE s tracking data is extremely handy for the advice and building of ecological corridors that cut across roads and rails connecting what was once broken More Projects Under Human Elephant Conflict Elephants and Bees Humans Elephants Geo Fencing Humans Elephants The Human Footprint Project Humans Elephants Wildlife Corridors Humans Elephants Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Find Out How How You Can Help Over the last years our world leading conservation efforts have been possible thanks to the dedication and generosity of loyal supporters To join them you can donate in a number of ways Elephant Crisis Fund Elephants are fast disappearing from the wild Without urgent international action they

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  • Communication - Save the Elephants
    the biology status and management of the African elephant Originally based on the private collection of Iain Douglas Hamilton the library now contains over 4 500 articles and is one of the largest collections of references dedicated to the African elephant Aside from scientific papers our researchers and trustees have written popular books and films to encourage knowledge and interest in elephants worldwide More Projects Under Awareness Save the Elephants on Film Awareness Creating Elephant Ambassadors Mobile Education Awareness Internships for Elephant Scholars Awareness Clinton Global Initiative CGI Awareness Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Find Out How How You Can Help Over the last years our world leading conservation efforts have been possible thanks to the dedication and generosity of loyal supporters To join them you can donate in a number of

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  • Corridors of Power - Save the Elephants
    business leaders released a pledge to never purchase possess or give ivory as a gift CGI under Former Secretary Hillary Clinton launches 80M initiative for elephants under the themes Stop the Killing Stop the Trafficking Stop the Demand WCS convenes a meeting of leading elephant NGOs to meet Hillary Clinton seeding a major new coalition to work with the Clinton Global Initiative to stop the killing stop the trade and stop the demand President Obama announces a 10m wildlife poaching initiative and during a summit with China s Xi Jinping the issue of ivory was reportedly raised Jim Nyamu arrives in naoribi after a 50 day 1500km walk around Kenya for elephants Iain briefs officials at the White House with partners from WWF President Uhuru Kenyatta decries poaching in Kenya in his inaugural speech His pledges spurred and amplified across Kenyan society by dynamic conservationist Paula Kahumbu put issue high on the agenda of the public and crucially the judiciary A visit by China s leading actress and UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Li Bingbing causes ripples in Chines social media raising the age old ivory question amonst young savvy consumers The Chinese state news agency Xinhua publishes a series of stories following a visit to STE s research camp in Samburu Elephants top the agenda at CITES where some significant gains were made The Conference of the Parties officially endorsed campaigns to reduce demand for ivory A powerful statement releases by the former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton calling the world to arms and drawing prominence to the national security implications of wildlife crime STE hosts Jeff Gettleman of the New York Times Jeff goes on to produce a major series of articles which were followed by the National Geographic cover story Blood Ivory Iain testifies at the hearings at the US Senate under John Kerry briefing the house on the precarious state of elephants The importance of coalitions and of those with expertise speaking out cannot be overstated For while most of the killing of elephants takes place deep in the wilds of Africa the causes are global Without a globe spanning alliance Africa s wild elephants could disappear within our lifetimes More Projects Under Awareness Save the Elephants on Film Awareness Creating Elephant Ambassadors Mobile Education Awareness Internships for Elephant Scholars Awareness Clinton Global Initiative CGI Awareness Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even

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  • Elephant Movements - Save the Elephants
    the balance All this information would not be so attractive without unique software that enables us to visualize these elephants and tell their amazing stories to the world Enter Google Earth With customised technology STE are able to animate and view elephant movements like never before showing the nations what the elephants now need to survive More Projects Under Research STE and Google Earth Research The Desert Elephants of Mali Research Orphans of Samburu Research Tracking Real Time Monitoring Research Older Entries Donate The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Donate to STE Spread the Word The fate of elephants is in the balance The record price of ivory has attracted organised crime rebel militias and even terrorist groups fuelling a surge of poaching across the continent Without the outstanding support and generosity of our donors STE would not be able to continue securing a future for the elephants We urgently need your support while there is still time You can be of vital assistance by donating to either our core funds or to any of our projects Find Out How How You Can Help Over the last years our world leading conservation efforts have been possible thanks to the dedication and generosity of loyal supporters To join them you can donate in a number of ways Elephant Crisis Fund Elephants are fast disappearing from

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