African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Ngasha at DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)

♂ Ngasha

Identification

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Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 9 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2012 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 2012 Near the town of Maungu
Locations - owners
Present / last location:DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya

Date of arrival

2015-01-16DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)
from DSWT Nairobi nursery

2012-09-30DSWT Nairobi nursery
from Rukinga ranch

Record history
History of updates2012-10-12: new record
2018-12-11: transferred

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Ngasha is a living Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya.

Ngasha arrived DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) 2015-01-16, relocated from DSWT Nairobi nursery, in Kenya.

In DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), Ngasha lives together with 12 other elephants with records as alive in this database:

  1. 1. ♂ Alamaya
  2. ,   
  3. 2. ♀ Enkesha
  4. ,   
  5. 3. ♂ Faraja born 2012-01-28
  6. ,   
  7. 4. ♂ Jasiri (albino) born 2011-12-10
  8. ,   
  9. 5. ♀ Lima Lima born 2012
  10. ,   
  11. 6. ♀ Murera born 2009-08-00
  12. ,   
  13. 7. ♂ Mwashoti born 2012
  14. ,   
  15. 8. ♀ Quanza born 2009
  16. ,   
  17. 9. ♀ Shukuru born 2009-09-00
  18. ,   
  19. 10. ♀ Sonje born 2011-04-20
  20. ,   
  21. 11. ♀ Ziwa
  22. ,   
  23. 12. ♀ Zongoloni born 2012?
  24. ,   
    See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Ngasha was born wild 2012, captured 2012 , captured at Near the town of Maungu .



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Ngasha, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 September 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12883. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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Categories2012 births | 2012 captures | Elephants from DSWT Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) | Kenya | African savanna elephants


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