Ngasha an African savanna elephant at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)


♂ Ngasha
Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 9 years old
Id number
281 in List of elephant orphans rescued by The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi, Kenya
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2012 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 2012 Near the town of Maungu
Locations
Present / last location:David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2015-01-16David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest)
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2012-09-30
from Rukinga ranch

Document updated2012-10-12: new record
2018-12-11: transferred
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Ngasha is a Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), living in David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), in Kenya.

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

In David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest), Ngasha lives together with 13 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Alamaya
  2. ,
  3. Enkesha
  4. ,
  5. Faraja born 2012-01-28
  6. ,
  7. Jasiri (albino) born 2011-12-10
  8. ,
  9. Lima Lima born 2012
  10. ,
  11. Luggard
  12. ,
  13. Murera born 2009-08-00
  14. ,
  15. Mwashoti born 2012
  16. ,
  17. Quanza born 2009
  18. ,
  19. Shukuru born 2009-09-00
  20. ,
  21. Sonje born 2011-04-20
  22. ,
  23. Ziwa
  24. ,
  25. Zongoloni born 2012?
  26. , (see detailed list).

Origin


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



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Ngasha, an African savanna at David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) in Kenya. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 17 January 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 David Sheldrick Trust Umani Springs (Kibwezi Forest) | Kenya | African savanna elephants



This document was updated: 2020-10-18 06:25:24


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