Amboseli Elephant FAQ

Sat, 2012-03-10 14:00 by Elephant2011 · Forum/category:

My two questions relating to the elephants of the Amboseli National Park is:

(a). Which is the biggest family currently?
(b). How many families are there currently?

Best regards
Elephant2011

Questions on families

Sun, 2012-03-11 09:37 by cmoss

The VA family is currently the largest with 47 members. There are 62 elephant families in Amboseli.

Vicky's family

Sun, 2012-03-11 09:59 by Elephant2011

Thank you for your response. However i would have expected a family as large as that to have disintegrated into smaller sub-groups by now. It must because Vicky is such a good matriarch and holding her family together.

Answer to question b

Sat, 2012-03-10 15:03 by echo2009

Right now, I don't know which one is the largest family in Amboseli, but I can answer you to your other question. In the history of families JA and JA2, Cynthia said that all families of Amboseli is 64.

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