Elephant locations in Botswana

10 locations has kept elephants in Botswana

There is presently 20 (7,13) living elephants in locations in Botswana (in this database)

Region: Botswana is in this database included in africaOther regions
Wild elephants:

Botswana has about apr 100 000wild elephants. Source:

Location holdings:

10 location has kept 31 elephants in Botswana

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in locations20 (7,13) living11 (7,2) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  7 / 20 
 35%
 Female  13 / 20 
 65%
 Free contact  12 / 20 
 60%
 Protected contact  0 / 20  0%
 No contact  0 / 20  0%
 Unknown contact  0 / 20  0%
 wild  8 / 20 
 40%

The Botswana elephant population estimates stand at 106 494 with a range of 84 898 to 128 090. The African elephant as a species account for about 30% of the total herbivore biomass of Botswana. The population continue to grow at a rate of approximately 5% per year
CITES

Sources, among others

  • http://www.cites.org/eng/cop/11/prop/21.pdf

Internal relevant links

NameElephant collectionTypePlaceRegion
Corea Elephant Orphanage
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathsorphanage
Elephant Back Safaris (Abu Camp)
Kept totally 21 elephants
, 7 present (1,6)7 births9 relocated5 deathscampMaunThe Okavango Delta
Living With Elephants (Douglas and Sandi Groves)
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (1,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateMaun
Makgadikgadi National Park
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathswildMakgadikgadi Pans
Mashatu Game Reserve
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births9 relocated0 deathswild
Okavango Delta
Kept totally 10 elephants
, 8 present (4,4)1 births1 relocated1 deathswild
Randall Moore
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births11 relocated3 deathsprivate
Serendib Elephant Project
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births3 relocated2 deathscampMokolodi Nature Reserve
Tuli Block
Kept totally 27 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)27 births27 relocated0 deathswild
Vumbra Concession
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathswildOkavango Delta

Elephants born in Botswana without specified birth location

24 elephants with records of Botswana as birth or capture country.

NameSpeciesSexOriginBirthAgeCapturePresent locationDeath date
YogaLAMwild1996211997Boras Zoo
Madiba (Ollie)LAMwild2003-09-0014David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba
nonameLAwild?Lochristi Zoo
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
nonameLAwild?Kissama National Park (Parque Nacional da Quissama)
MayaLAFwild1995221997Basel Zoo
RosyLAFwild1995221997Basel Zoo
MogliLAFwild1995221997Dresden Zoo
Sawu (Lulu)LAFwild1996211997Dresden Zoo
+ Kari (Khari)LAF1974321976Duisburg Zoo2006-06-07
MaybelLAFwild1976411978Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
PeggyLAFwild1976411978Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
+ JocaLAMwild197520Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)1995-10-03
BeréLAFwild197542Belo Horizonte (Jardim Zoológico de Belo Horizonte)
+ DollyLAFwild196337Johannesburg Zoo2000-04-04
+ JumboLAMwild196039Johannesburg Zoo1999-07-22
NalediLAMwild?Makgadikgadi National Park
Rainbow SpiritLAFwild?Vumbra Concession
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