Elephant vital to landscapes

Elephant are vitally important in an ecosystem. They transport hundreds of tree seeds via their dung when they migrate which…

It is all in the detail

There is a very important drugs component to any translocation. Different sized elephants require different…

Success down to planning

It takes a lot of manpower to plan and execute a successful translocation. It is especially complicated as often Peace Parks…

The day finally arrives

It takes a whole team to make a successful translocation. Alongside all the experts there can also be another lot of…

Step by step guide

Darting is carried out by the wildlife vet, with all doses measured, packed and sorted before the helicopter takes to the skies.

Matriarch is the target

The operation begins with helicopters. They need to first locate the animals, then herd them into an area where…