Chodoba - at nearly eight years is the oldest elephant at the Kafue Release Facility and is starting to spend more and more time with the wild elephants in the Kafue National Park.
Game Rangers International (GRI) is a non-profit Zambian NGO, established in 2008 with critical and ongoing support from the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation.
GRI runs an active Volunteer Programme to give a close up view of a conservation NGO in action.
The Kafue Research Project aims to provide increased knowledge about Wildlife Behaviour and Conservation to aid the Management of Threatened Wildlife and to facilitate Coexistence between wildlife and humans.
GRI currently supports environmental education in 20 remote rural schools, reaching over 3,200 children through the Muzovu Awareness Project.
The Lilayi Herd take a walk in the bush accompanied by trained GRI Elephant Keepers.
The Viewing Deck at the Lilayi Elephant Nursery provides an ideal place for schoolchildren to learn about the elephants and the importance of conservation and wider environmental management.
The elephant calves at the Lilayi Elephant Nursery need to be fed a special milk mixture every 3 hours, day and night!
Meet Nkala, the most recent addition to the herd at the Lilayi Elephant Orphanage.