Aug 12, 2016 ... The world's population of elephants is nearing a critical point, being depleted at unprecedented levels. Here we precis the current situation.
As of 2018, there are still more African elephants being killed for ivory than are ... is an endangered species with less than 40,000 remaining worldwide – less ...
Once common throughout Africa and Asia, elephant numbers were severely depleted the ... although certain populations are being poached towards extinction.
Elephants, the largest land mammals, still face being killed for their tusks. ... In 1989, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild ...
In addition to being smaller, forest elephants are darker and their tusks are .... most endangered animals from extinction and support WWF's conservation efforts.
The other main problem for elephants is that their natural habitat is being wiped out. They aren't being able to roam as they once did to find the volume of food ...
Aug 12, 2015 ... Aug. 12, 2015 - Nearly a hundred elephants are slaughtered each day in the wild , most for their ivory tusks. This killing of elephants by humans ...
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 ...
Jul 30, 2014 ... In 2008, conservationists warned that African elephants would become extinct by 2020 if widespread poaching continued. Young says that ...
... land mammal. Find out how the African elephant's impressive tusks help it survive but have also been its downfall. ... vu. en. cr. ew. ex. Least ConcernExtinct .