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Collars Protect Elephants in South Sudan


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JL
- 430 days ago - wcs.org
WCS conservationists, together with officials from South Sudan's Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism, have ramped up efforts to protect the country's last elephants by fitting individual animals with GPS collars for remote tracking.



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Christeen Anderson (489)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:19 pm
Anything to protect the elephants. Thanks for sharing.
 

JL A. (275)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:24 pm
You are welcome Christeen. You cannot currently send a star to Christeen because you have done so within the last day.
 

Helen Porter (40)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:54 am
This is good.

This is very good,
 

Terry V. (30)
Monday July 15, 2013, 3:25 am
HOPE this works! THANKS

EXTINCTION
 

Kit B. (276)
Monday July 15, 2013, 8:54 am

Too bad the collars can't shoot the poachers. I would be all for that.
 

JL A. (275)
Monday July 15, 2013, 8:56 am
You are welcome Terry. Thanks for posting the link to the wonderful short video!
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Carol D. (109)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:00 am
So glad more is being done to stop the poaching
 

JL A. (275)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:10 am
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Michael Kirkby (85)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:00 am
Noted
 

june t. (65)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:48 pm
as long as it works
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Monday July 15, 2013, 10:52 pm
Noted and thank you. I do hope they can get in and collar those remaining elephants.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 8:32 am
Noted, thanks.
 

JL A. (275)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 8:33 am
You are welcome GGma and Kerrie.
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Lona Goudswaard (70)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 8:46 am
Any use of science to stop poaching into extinction is welcome.
 

JL A. (275)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 10:23 am
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Julie E. (345)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 12:23 am

LOL Kit! Or zaps the you know what out of anyone that's gets close. A warning sensor on it to. Hm, that may not be a bad idea. Thank you JL. Whatever it takes to protect elephants. I hope other countries are trying this too.
 

Ruth S. (307)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:36 pm
Anything that will help save them!
 

Michelle M. (55)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 6:24 pm
Interesting approach. Hope it works! Thanx JL.
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Friday July 26, 2013, 5:58 pm
I hope it works somehow!! Evil chinese are killing everything alive on this planet, sick bastards!!! Hate them.
 
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