Cornell University’s Elephant Listening Project has been using artificial intelligence technology to track African forest elephants to safeguard them from poachers and other threats.
The ELP tracks various elephant herds throughout the 580-square-mile Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park, located in the Republic of Congo, through the use of 50 sensors placed in various locations in the park.
Police officers have nabbed drugs in Nairobi’s Muthaiga North Estate.
The afternoon raid in the posh estate saw the officers discover an unknown amount of drugs and elephant tusks of unknown value.
Reports indicate that the home or scene of crime (House Number 65) belongs to a man identified as Joseph Wanjohi alias Muthie, who lives right opposite Education Principal Education Belio Kipsang (House Number 60).
Wassana is finally learning what true freedom looks like.
This beautiful 45-year-old Asian elephant more than likely began her life scared and confused. Her rescuers at Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand (WFFT) believe she was taken from her wild family as a calf, with her family likely killed in the process. Wassana herself was forced into a life of chained captivity and hard labor.
- China implemented a full ivory ban at the end of 2017, while Hong Kong announced it would only completely phase out domestic ivory trade by 2021.