Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Elephants in Queen Elizabeth National Park

Wildlife of Uganda


 Despite the widespread decline of elephants across Africa in recent years, one nation has reported a rising population.  Elephants in Uganda have increased by 600 percent, to more than 5,000 individuals, from a low of 700 to 800 in the 1980s, reports a survey in May by the Wildlife Conservation Society, the Great Elephant Census, and the Uganda Wildlife Authority. More