Elephants are like humans
in many ways. Like humans, they are long-lived, intelligent,
social animals that require prodigious amounts of space and resources.
our similar natures and needs also make us competitors.
Our growing numbers and
ever increasing demand for space and resources put us in direct conflict with
and indeed, many other life forms. Until our species curbs its
numbers and demands on nature,
numbers of wild elephants will necessarily
continue to diminish.
Hopefully, we can use our intelligence and adaptability
to save these magnificent creatures and the habitats that support them.
time is short.