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Dirge for 75,000 Elephants

This poem was submitted by Explore.org viewer,┬áCatherine Garland. It’s a somber look at the ivory trade threatening the lasts elephant herds on Earth.

World Elephant Day: Join the Live Chat at 9 AM/Noon!

Celebrate World Elephant Day by joining the Live Chat with elephant conservation and ivory trade expert, Simon Hedges, on the African Watering Hole Live Cam today, 8/12/14. The chat beings at 9 AM PST/Noon EST and you can join the conversation here!