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Life and Death

Narrated by Glenn Close, this short film shows us how elephants are self-aware, playful, and highly intelligent. It also details their great plight at the hands of poachers.


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  • Cycle Adirondacks

    We’re hosting our first-ever bike tour of New York’s Adirondack Park from August 23–29, 2015. During the weeklong adventure, our experts will be along to immerse riders in this amazing wilderness. Space is limited.

  • 96 Elephants

    As demand for ivory skyrockets, poachers kill 96 elephants every day in Africa. Join the Wildlife Conservation Society to stop the killing, stop the trafficking, and stop the demand.

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