Saving Amboseli’s Elephants

Elephant and zebras near Kilamanjaro. Courtesy of Colleen Cullen, IFAW, 2008.

This IFAW initiative preserves critical elephant habitat, securing migration corridors to protected areas in Tanzania, while supporting surrounding Maasai communities to participate in community scouting using high-tech data analysis.

Founded in 1969, IFAW works to save individual animals, animal populations and habitats all over the world. With projects in more than 40 countries, IFAW focuses its efforts on protecting animals and populations from cruelty and disaster-influenced suffering, commercial exploitation and habitat degradation.

Through collaborative partnerships, we support innovative projects that protect vulnerable wildlife from extinction, while restoring balance to threatened ecosystems and communities. Our work is divided into six main program areas – Wildlands Conservation, Oceans Conservation, Climate Change, Indigenous Rights, Transforming California, and Innovative Solutions.

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