Ishanga at Tsavo National Park

ID Number:Local id Number: 241 - 
241 in List of elephant orphans rescued by The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Nairobi, Kenya - 
Species: African Bush elephant
Sex and age:Female ♀ 9 years old
Location:Tsavo National Park
ArrivedTsavo National Park
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba 2012-08-18
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2010-11-17
from Tsavo National Park
Born:2009-11-00 wild
Document updated2018-10-18: transferred to Ithumba 2012
2018-10-24: Fully Independent

Sources, among others


  • Ishanga on Elephant Orphan Profiles, at, website for The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

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