Dr. Johan Marais included in new book ‘The Last Elephants’
Our founder Dr. Johan Marais’ amazing photography has been included in ‘The Last Elephants’ book.
This is an incredible acknowledgment of his ongoing work with Saving The Survivors and his skill as a photographer. Here are some of Johan’s stunning shots.
Our thanks go out to the amazing authors Colin Bell & Don Pinnock for their dedication to this inspiring read.
‘The Last Elephants’ is out now from all major book retailers, have you got your copy yet?
Why are Elephants important?
Elephants are keystone species meaning they have great influence on the environments they live in. Elephants influence their environments by pushing over trees in savanna, keeping them open, allowing other species to thrive. They also help to keep watering holes open and fertilise the land.
Elephants, being one of the big 5, are also important for many countries economies. The term ‘the big 5′ used to refer to the most sought after prizes for big game hunters, however today describes Africas most iconic wildlife for safari-goers. Therefore, Elephants contribute to different countires’ gross domestic product (GDP) through ecotourism.
How can I support Saving The Survivors?
Remember that our work is only possible with your support. Please donate to ensure that we are always on hand to tend to Africa’s most special species. You can support our work by becoming a monthly or one-off donor. With your help we are able to help every injured animal in need. Please help us to do more great work, and save the Elephant from extinction. Donate here.
You can also support us by following us on social media. Share our stories to give these vulnerable animals a voice. With your help we can raise awareness of the issues these animals face and make a change, creating a more positive future for them. Check out our other supporters views on facebook. Check out our instagram here.
Thank you from all of team Saving The Survivors for supporting our work! Together we can make a real difference. Together we can create hope from hurt…
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