This section provides a number of tools for researchers and students working on elephants, as well as for decision makers involved in elephant conservation.
The following in-depth studies and tools are available:
- The elephant meat trade in Central Africa
- Review of Options for Managing the Impacts of Locally Overabundant African Elephants
- Guidelines for the in situ Translocation of the African Elephant for Conservation Purposes
- Survey tools
Edited by Kadzo Kangwana
Written largely by AfESG members, this 1996 AWF book focuses on methods to study elephants in the wild - including census methods, radio-collaring and satellite tracking, studying elephant behaviour and vocalizations, etc. The book has been made available on this website, both in English and in French, with kind permission from the African Wildlife Foundation.
Elephant News Service
If you would like to keep up to date with current issues in elephant conservation as reported by the press, subscribe to the free African Elephant News Listserv, an initiative of Save the Elephants. To subscribe, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
A glossary of elephant terms is available from Elephant Voices.