Media Coverage of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
Enjoy the video
clips on the website of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.
NEWS - Sky News ran a story about the elephant nursery on January
You can watch the video
clip here (you may require Windows media player 10.0). The clip features
four baby elephants - Shimba, Lesanju, Lempaute & Galdessa. Dame
Daphne Sheldrick - the founder of the nursery - talks about the impact
of ivory trade on the elephant conservation efforts in Africa.
Here is an audio
clip, with Daphne
Sheldrick, who established the nursery and the Trust, talking about
Diaries (originally transmitted in July 2005)
For those of you who are not familiar with the Elephant Diaries, BBC
were granted unprecedented access to the Orphans project and have produced
a beautiful series of five programs about the work of The David Sheldrick
Wildlife Trust. A viewing 'must' for the whole family.
featured the work of the Trust in their documentary "Elephant
trailer], which followed the progress of these elephants over
the course of a year, documenting their steps back into the wild.
A clip [watch
it here] from the documentary is about a football (soccer) game
that these elephants play to bond with each other.
Diaries II was filmed in 2006 and will be shown on the BBC
around the middle of 2007. BBC have had unique access to The David
Sheldrick Wildlife Trusts Orphans Project once again
and are creating a wonderful follow up series to 'Elephant Diaries'.
The Filming of 'Elephant Diaries Two' was completed towards the
end of 2006, with the new series being aired in 2007. Read the elephant