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How Poaching Destroys Elephant Wisdom


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Lone
- 644 days ago - theatlantic.com
Each dead matriarch leaves an elephant-sized hole in the world. Perhaps her daughters can never truly fill it.



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Kathleen W (0)
Friday December 18, 2015, 6:00 am
Thank you for posting this Lone!
 

Donna T (0)
Friday December 18, 2015, 7:05 am
Thank you.
 

Veronique L (209)
Friday December 18, 2015, 7:45 am
This is so sad :-(
 

Past Member (0)
Friday December 18, 2015, 11:05 am
No end in sight on the horrific poaching front--corruption+demand reigns supreme. So frustrating. thx Lone
 

Ruth C (87)
Saturday December 19, 2015, 11:47 am
So sad, animals being killed for the greed of some people!
 

Jeannet Bertelink (74)
Saturday December 19, 2015, 1:35 pm
So sad
 

Birgit W (160)
Saturday December 19, 2015, 1:53 pm
Sadly noted.
 

Mandi T (430)
Saturday December 19, 2015, 5:08 pm
Sadly noted ty Lone
 

Anne K (139)
Saturday December 19, 2015, 5:25 pm
Thanks, Lone.
 

Sylvie A (191)
Sunday December 20, 2015, 3:09 am
Noted. It's so sad.
Thank you, Lone.
 

Leslene Dunn (84)
Monday December 21, 2015, 12:45 am
Heartbreaking to say the least!
 

Kamia T (89)
Monday December 21, 2015, 6:02 pm
Makes total sense. It's exactly the same as is happening as we lose the wisdom on how to live frugally and sustainably when our elders die.
 
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