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Newborn elephant experiences some tough love and is forced to confront the water and learn how to blow bubbles.

  • topic: african wildlife

  • location: laikipia county, central kenya

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africa: baby elephant blows bubbles

This cam pans about 120 degrees from the fever trees just to the left of the hippo pool all the way upriver to “Basking Beach.” The view overlaps with that of the African River Wildlife Camera.

Mpala facilitates and exemplifies sustainable human-wildlife co-existence and the advancement of human livelihoods and quality of life. We do this through education, outreach, and by developing science-based solutions to guide conservation actions for the benefit of nature and human welfare. Mpala is both a 48,000-acre cattle ranch and an international biological research center. It is located in Laikipia County in central Kenya in the shadow of Mount Kenya.

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location: Laikipia County, Central Kenya

best hours: 6:00am - 7:00pm

time zone: Eastern Africa Time

links: Mpala Animal Field Guide
Donate to Research at Mpala
Conservation Lesson Plans for Educators
Mpala Children’s Education Fund

grants

NGO: Mpala Research Trust

grant: $450,000

location: Laikipia County, Central Kenya

mission: To support the Mpala Live! project of The Mpala Research Centre

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Newborn elephant experiences some tough love and is forced to confront the water and learn how to blow bubbles.

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