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KENYA-WILDLIFE-ELEPHANT

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A ground crew take data and fit a tracking collar to a wild elephant after it was darted by a Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) vet in Amboseli national park, Kenya on March 14, 2013. The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) School of Field Studies (SFS) and KWS partnered to fit tracking collars to elephants in and around Amboseli national park. The exercise has cost 100,000 USD and will monitor 6 elephants for 20 months in order ascertain migratory routes and other data. There are currently 60 collared elephants in Kenya of a total national elephant population of around 37,000. AFP PHOTO/Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A ground crew take data and fit a tracking collar to a wild elephant after it was darted by a Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) vet in Amboseli national park, Kenya on March 14, 2013. The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) School of Field Studies (SFS) and KWS partnered to fit tracking collars to elephants in and around Amboseli national park. The exercise has cost 100,000 USD and will monitor 6 elephants for 20 months in order ascertain migratory routes and other data. There are currently 60 collared elephants in Kenya of a total national elephant population of around 37,000. AFP PHOTO/Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
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March 14, 2013
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A ground crew take data and fit a tracking collar to a wild elephant... News Photo 163675233Amboseli National Park,Animal,Collar,Crew,Data,Elephant,Ground,Healthy Lifestyle,Horizontal,Human Interest,Kenya,National,Taking,Track,Tracking,Vet,WildPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA ground crew take data and fit a tracking collar to a wild elephant after it was darted by a Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) vet in Amboseli national park, Kenya on March 14, 2013. The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) School of Field Studies (SFS) and KWS partnered to fit tracking collars to elephants in and around Amboseli national park. The exercise has cost 100,000 USD and will monitor 6 elephants for 20 months in order ascertain migratory routes and other data. There are currently 60 collared elephants in Kenya of a total national elephant population of around 37,000. AFP PHOTO/Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)