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87 Elephants Killed for Ivory Near Botswana Sanctuary

At least 87 elephants were killed for their tusks near the Okavango Delta wildlife sanctuary in Botswana—the largest scale of poaching deaths ever seen in Africa, according to conservation nonprofit Elephants Without Borders. The carcasses were found during aerial surveys over the past three months but many of the animals were killed in just the last few weeks.  Read more...

 

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