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A lone male desert lion walks across the desert.

Web Sites

The Amboseli Trust for Elephants
http://www.elephanttrust.org/
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
http://elephanttrust.net/
Get the latest news from the field about the people and the elephants in the Amboseli Elephant Research Project.

Elephant Voices
http://www.elephantvoices.org/
Field studies on elephant behavior and communication.

The Elephant Sanctuary
http://www.elephants.com/
A natural-habitat refuge for sick, old, and needy elephants.

International Elephant Foundation
http://www.elephantconservation.org
Worldwide conservation and education on Asian and African elephants

International Fund for Animal Welfare
http://www.ifaw.org
IFAW's mission is to improve the welfare of wild and domestic animals throughout the world by reducing commercial exploitation, protecting wildlife habitats

Save the Elephants
http://www.save-the-elephants.org
Organization aimed at securing a future for elephants, to preserve their habitats, and develop a tolerant relationship between humans and elephants

WikiProject: Amboseli Biosphere Reserve
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:
WikiProject_Amboseli_Biosphere_Reserve

A indepth view of the Amboseli ecosystem


Related Episodes

NATURE: Echo of the Elephants
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/echo/index.html
Cynthia Moss studies the matriarch Echo and her elephant family for a quarter of a century

NATURE: The Elephants of Africa
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/elephants/index.html
Cynthia Moss observes the elephants of the savannah and draws some new conclusions about this surprisingly adaptable creature.


Books

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




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