19.08.2014 – 100'000 African elephants killed in three years!

A new study by George Wittemyer of the Colorado State University - the first reliable study on elephant killings on the entire African Continent - shows alarming poaching rates.

 

 

According to this study, 100'000 elephants were killed for their ivory since 2011...

The only way to put an end to this massacre is to stop once and for all ivory trade! Fondation Franz Weber leads an active campaign to this end.

Clic here to read the National Geographic article of August 19, 2014, regarding the above-mentioned study.