http://worldelephantday.org/about/elephants

Because the world's elephants are in trouble and need your help. ... by 62% over the last decade, and they could be mostly extinct by the end of the next decade.

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/12/elephants-on-the-path-to-extinction-the-facts

Aug 12, 2016 ... The world's population of elephants is nearing a critical point. Karl Mathiesen explains why there has never been a more dangerous time to be ...

https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/african-elephant

Learn more about the African elephant, as well as the threats this species faces, what WWF is doing to protect its future, and how ... Extinction Risk Vulnerable.

https://wwf.panda.org/knowledge_hub/endangered_species/elephants/african_elephants/afelephants_threats/

The two main historical factors behind the decline of African elephants – demand for ivory and changes in land-use – still pose a serious threat to the species.

https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/elephant

Elephants, the largest land mammals, still face being killed for their tusks. ... most endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts.

http://wwf.panda.org/what_we_do/endangered_species/elephants/

Once common throughout Africa and Asia, elephant numbers were severely depleted the ... although certain populations are being poached towards extinction.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/ivory-trade-elephants-extinct_n_5631782

Jul 30, 2014 ... In 2013, more than 35,000 elephants across Africa were killed for their ivory, which is often carved and sold as ornaments, jewelry and other gift ...

https://www.nrdc.org/stories/status-check-african-elephants

Dec 22, 2016 ... The idea of endangered species appears straightforward: A species is either at grave risk of extinction, or it is not. Endangerment, however, is ...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/45032922

Aug 12, 2018 ... Conservation charity Tusk told Newsround that if elephant poaching is not ... then "there is every chance that elephants will become extinct in a ...

https://saveanimalsfacingextinction.org/animals/elephants/

Elephants are the one of the most iconic and intelligent animals in the world. They build lifelong bonds with their family members and even mourn their dead.