Elephants at orphanage locations in Namibia


Sorry, no records of orphanage elephants in Namibia.

Showing total number of locations

13 locations has kept elephants in Namibia
There is presently 18 (6,8) living elephants in locations in Namibia (in this database)

Region: Namibia is in this database included in africaOther regions
Location holdings:

13 locations has kept 43 elephants in Namibia

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

Elephants in locations18 (6,8) living25 (5,2) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  6 / 18 
 33%
 Female  8 / 18 
 44%
 Free contact  0 / 18  0%
 Protected contact  0 / 18  0%
 No contact  0 / 18  0%
 Unknown contact  5 / 18 
 28%
 wild  10 / 18 
 56%

1884-1915: Present Namibia was refered to as German South-West Africa.

1915-1988 (officially 1990): Present Namibia was refered to as South-West Africa.

2020: The Namibian elephant population has trebled since 1990, which has resulted in a sharp spike in human-elephant conflict.


Recommended Citation

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

Sources, among others


Internal relevant links

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


  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Caprivi Strip
    Kept totally 19 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)19 births0 relocated19 deathswild
    Eden Game Farm
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births5 relocated0 deathsdealerOtjozondjupa Region
    Etosha National Park
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)2 births1 relocated0 deathswild
    Geleksberg Farm (Golden Game cc)
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 3 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsdealerMarientalHardap Region
    Kunene Region
    Kept totally 6 elephants
    , 4 present (1,3)1 births0 relocated2 deathswildOpuwo
    N/a ankusse Lodge (Golden Game cc)
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 2 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathsprivateWindhoek
    Namib Game Services (Herbert Henle)
    Kept totally 15 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births15 relocated0 deathsdealerOtjiwarongo
    (map)
    Okambara Elephant Lodge
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 9 present (5,4)5 births0 relocated0 deathscampWindhoek
    Ovita Game Farm
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated2 deathsprivateOkahandja
    (map)
    Walter Schulz
    Kept totally 10 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births8 relocated2 deathsdealer
    Waterberg Plateau Park
    Kept totally 11 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)11 births11 relocated0 deathswildOtjiwarongo
    Wolfgang Delfts
    Kept totally 14 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births14 relocated0 deathsdealerWindhoek
    (map)
    Khomas
    Zoopark Okahandja (Walter Schulz)
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooOkahandjaWindhoek



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