Elephants at camp locations in Botswana


2 camp locations has kept elephants in Botswana
There is presently 8 (1,7) living elephants in camp locations in Botswana (in this database)

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

Botswana has about apr 135 000wild elephants. Source:Elephants Without Borders

Location holdings:

2 camp locations has kept 15 elephants in Botswana

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

Elephants in camp locations8 (1,7) living7 (4,2) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  1 / 8 
 13%
 Female  7 / 8 
 88%
 Free contact  8 / 8 
 100%
 Protected contact  0 / 8  0%
 No contact  0 / 8  0%
 Unknown contact  0 / 8  0%
 wild  0 / 8  0%

2020: Botswanas 135,000 elephants mostly live in a 520,000 square kilometer (201,000 square-mile) area known as the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area, which spans five countries and is home to almost half of the worlds African elephants.

2000: 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
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Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan, Facts about elephants in Botswana. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2021) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Botswana.
(archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources, among others


Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in Botswana (From the sister site Elephant News)


  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Abu Camp
    Kept totally 22 elephants
    , 8 present (1,7)8 births9 relocated5 deathscampMaun
    (map)
    The Okavango Delta
    Serendib Elephant Project
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)1 births3 relocated2 deathscampMokolodi Nature Reserve



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