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Namibia: Kunene Village Seeks Solutions to Elephant Water Problem


Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephants, suffering, slaughter, sadness, animalcruelty, conservation, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed )

Jill
- 340 days ago - allafrica.com
We have a problem of elephants at Otjomukandi village. The giant animals are emptying our water tanks and destroying the facilities at our water points almost every day. This is very worrisome," said Tinda.



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Christeen Anderson (476)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 2:40 pm
I can see where this would be a problem but what are they supposed to do for water?
 

Evelyn B. (80)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 3:10 pm
Noted Tks. Jill...
 

Terry V. (30)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 6:09 pm
thank you
 

Natasha Salgado (519)
Friday September 27, 2013, 1:11 am
I hope something can be done...the elephants are precious. Thanks
 

Gabriela Baldaia (96)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 5:20 pm
Noted... some problems to be solved ..
 

Pat A. (117)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 2:53 am
I know of a solution - place sufficient water for the elephants at a point outside the village, then, and only THEN put hives of bees beside the water for the villagers - elephants hate bees (but as they must have their water and the world is watching the village please make sure they have water in a separate place).
 
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