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Plight of elephants from COVID-19 tourism downturn

Proudly contributed by Keith Lyons

  Hundreds of elephants throughout South East Asia are starving as camps, sanctuaries, and shows close due to COVID-19. With no tourists and months ahead of no visitors, many elephants have lost their meal ticket, says Nudplee Hamundee, director of World Elephant Foundation (worldelephantfoundation.com).   The foundation has launched an international campaign ‘Save the Asian […]