Elephant Database
African Elephant Specialist Group

About Elephant Database

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ElephantDatabase.org is the online home of the African Elephant Database, maintained by the IUCN SSC African Elephant Specialist Group (AfESG).

ElephantDatabase.org presents data from past African Elephant Status Reports, as well as more recent survey data reported to the specialist group. Data on this web site is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.

ElephantDatabase.org is an Open Source software project. Every aspect of the database is powered by free and open source software. We are especially thankful for PostgreSQL, PostGIS, and the open source tools that make them possible. We also would like to thank Google Fusion Tables for serving up simple and free visualizations of our geospatial data.

Request Data

To obtain direct data access to African elephant data, please review our data access and release policy and complete the data request form online.

Thank You

ElephantDatabase.org would not have been possible without our great donors and partners:

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Technology

ElephantDatabase.org was created with PostgreSQL, PostGIS, Ruby, and Ruby on Rails:

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