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Meet Norah and Katitu born in the Amboseli, in Kenya  Photo courtesy KWS

Baby Elephant Twins Born in Kenya!

It is a rare occurrence in nature when an elephant gives birth to twins. Up until a few weeks ago, the last recorded elephant twin birth in Kenya happened 38 years ago! The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) made an exciting announcement at the end of May. “Now we have another set of twins! Paru, a matriarch

Egyptian Goose flies over Nile Crocodile

Mpala Highlights from 2017

This week’s sighting of a Nile crocodile at the home of African Wildlife on Explore.org was not only exciting but with it came memories of a great year that was. All through, 2017 was filled with amazing sights and sounds from Mpala. Mpala remains a safe haven for endangered and threatened animals. Elephants, Grevy’s zebras, reticulated giraffes, and

Getting to Know the Animals of Mpala:

From Jonah Hart’s interview with our partners at Mpala comes a 4th installment of Field Guide notes on African Wildlife. Today we take an in-depth look at their work with African elephants.