Are Elephants Worth Saving?

*Warning contains photographs that may distress the squeamish/sensitive disposition.

Do Elephants and their continued survival mean anything to you?

Prepared to back it with an email?

Leonardo Di Caprio and AVAAZ have joined forces to try and stop the annual elephant slaughter by poachers for their valuable ivory tusks that are sold to largely Asian markets. Avaaz have a petition which they are hoping for 1,000,000 people to sign to give to the Thai Prime Minister who is soon to host a global summit on illegal endangered species trading and who can institute a ban on the ivory trade in his country – if we chip in it may help it pass.

You can read more about it here.

I, and the Elephant, Thanks you

Now for the nasty pics…

Tusks

Kenyan Ivory poachers

Kenyan Ivory poachers

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