Kate
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Roger Williams Park Zoo in United States

♀ Kate

Identification

SSP nr235

Description

Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 36 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 1985 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1987
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Roger Williams Park Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1990-10-07Roger Williams Park Zoo
from Allen Campbell

1990-10-05Allen Campbell
from Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)

1990-06-04Zoo Miami (Miami Metro Zoo)
from Allen Campbell

1990-05-07Allen Campbell
from Mesker Park Zoo

1989-03-22Mesker Park Zoo
from Allen Campbell

1988-06-30Allen Campbell 1988-06-30
from Roger Williams Park Zoo

1988-06-30Roger Williams Park Zoo
from Frank Thompson (Bradenton)

Record history
History of updates2009-04-28: Previous locations, Birth, Text

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Biography

Location


Kate is a living Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) , located at the Roger Williams Park Zoo, in United States.

Kate arrived in 1990-10-07 to the Roger Williams Park Zoo, relocated from the Allen Campbell, in United States.

Kate lives together with 2 other elephants at the Roger Williams Park Zoo:
  1. Alice born 1985
  2. Ginny born 1985


See also a more detailed list with the elephants arrival dates etc.

Origin


Kate was born wild 1985, captured 1987 .


Comments / pictures

The three elephants at Roger Williams Park Zoo were brought to America together in 1988 from Zimbabwe by Frank Thompson. In June 1988, Allen Campbell took posession of the females and kept them with several other Africans until they arrived permanently at the Rhode Island zoo in October 1990. During that time period, Ginny stayed with Campbell the entire duration, whereas Alice spent the 21 of the 27 months at Miami MetroZoo and Kate spent 11 months at Evansville and four in Miami.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Kate, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Roger Williams Park Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 16 October 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=1506. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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