Unforgettable Elephants

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites

The Amboseli Trust for Elephants
The Amboseli Trust for Elephants aims to ensure the long-term conservation and welfare of Africa’s elephants. The Trust funds the Amboseli Elephant Research Project.

Elephant Network
Get the latest news from the field about the people and the elephants in the Amboseli Elephant Research Project.

Elephant Voices
Field studies on elephant behavior and communication.

The Elephant Sanctuary
A natural-habitat refuge for sick, old, and needy elephants.

International Elephant Foundation
Worldwide conservation and education on Asian and African elephants

International Fund for Animal Welfare
IFAW’s mission is to improve the welfare of wild and domestic animals throughout the world by reducing commercial exploitation, protecting wildlife habitats


Moss, Cynthia. Elephant Memories: Thirteen Years in the Life of an Elephant Family. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 2000.

Moss, Cynthia and Colbeck, Martyn. Echo of the Elephants: The Story of an Elephant Family. Quill, 1994.

Little Big Ears: The Story of Ely. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff. When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals. New York: Dell Publishing, 1995.

Payne, Katy. Silent Thunder: In the Presence of Elephants. New York: penguin,1999

Poole, Joyce. Elephants. New York: Voyageur Press, 1997.

Redmond, I. Elephant. Eyewitness Books, Knopf, New York. 1993