Elephants Missing in Chad, Presumed Poached
DECEMBER 29, 2008
Civil unrest in has made conservation exceedingly difficult in Chad. Tags: ivory chad africa poaching elephants This situation sounds a lot like the the mountain gorillas, the Congo and Virunga National Park. Elephants in Zakouma National Park, the last stronghold for the savannah elephants of Central Africa's Sahel region, have crashed to just 1,000 animals from an estimated 3,000 in 2006.