Elephant populations are still under pressure, but conservation organisations say there have been some successes to celebrate this year. They report that six years ago there were 26 sites across Africa where elephants had no chance of survival. Today, poaching does not pose a threat anymore in 15 of those sites. Part of the success is human-elephant co-existence endeavours. Project manager of Integrated Tourism Solution, Dereck Milburn, says Covid-19, however, brought a different dynamic to elephant conservation and some translocation projects could not be completed.
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