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Botswana | With poaching, poisoning ruled out, officials puzzling over unexplained elephant deaths

GABORONE (Reuters) - Botswana is investigating the mysterious deaths of at least 154 elephants over two months in the northwest of the country, a wildlife official said on Monday, although poaching or poisoning have been ruled out.


“We are still awaiting results on the exact cause of death,” Regional Wildlife Coordinator Dimakatso Ntshebe told Reuters.


https://www.reuters.com/article/us-botswana-wildlife/botswana-investigates-154-elephant-deaths-rules-out-poaching-idUSKBN23M1JH

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