About 500 elephants from Liwonde National Park in Malawi are transported to Nkhotakota district to preserve their population. The poachers have destroyed almost all animals in their future habitat, but the authorities say it is now properly guarded. According to the professionals, there are now less than 500,000 elephants in the whole Africa, and one hundred years ago there were several millions of them. In the photo: The crane lifts an elephant during the transportation from the Liwonde National Park in Malawi.
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