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a thousand ancient masks walk by...  finge z entsprächende tier nümm, aber öppis i die richtig

a thousand ancient masks walk by... finge z entsprächende tier nümm, aber öppis i die richtig

The African Elephant occurs in 37 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, & in the arid deserts of Namibia & Mali. The total population is believed to have suffered a decline due to poaching for ivory & meat, which has been the major threat to this species. The loss & fragmentation of habitat caused by human population expansion & rapid conversion is currently perceived to be the most important threat.

The African Elephant occurs in 37 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, & in the arid deserts of Namibia & Mali. The total population is believed to have suffered a decline due to poaching for ivory & meat, which has been the major threat to this species. The loss & fragmentation of habitat caused by human population expansion & rapid conversion is currently perceived to be the most important threat.

Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana - Africa’s 10 Best National Parks                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana - Africa’s 10 Best National Parks More

A warthog (Phacochoerus africanus) took a wrong turn in the Addo elephant park in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa when it crossed the path of a hungry lion (Panthera leo). Photograph: Dr. Trix Jonker/Caters News Agency                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A warthog (Phacochoerus africanus) took a wrong turn in the Addo elephant park in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa when it crossed the path of a hungry lion (Panthera leo). Photograph: Dr. Trix Jonker/Caters News Agency More

Often called Africa's grey ghost, the Greater Kudu is remarkable in its abilities to disappear, they are able to filter back into the surround bush and thickets, as silently as they appeared. << I saw these in South Africa, they are beautiful! and as big as horses!                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Often called Africa's grey ghost, the Greater Kudu is remarkable in its abilities to disappear, they are able to filter back into the surround bush and thickets, as silently as they appeared. << I saw these in South Africa, they are beautiful! and as big as horses! More

Tables are turned: The lioness attempts to grab the buffalo in mid-air but gets a hoof to the face for her pains                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Tables are turned: The lioness attempts to grab the buffalo in mid-air but gets a hoof to the face for her pains More

African elephants come face to face with one of Africa’s most fearless animals, wild dogs, at the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve near Kruger National Park in South Africa Picture: Greatstock / Barcroft Media                                                                                                                                                                                 More

African elephants come face to face with one of Africa’s most fearless animals, wild dogs, at the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve near Kruger National Park in South Africa Picture: Greatstock / Barcroft Media More