Botswana investigating deaths of hundreds of elephants

Hundreds of elephants have been found dead in Botswana’s Okavango Delta, but the cause of their death remains unknown.


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In This Story: Botswana

Botswana, a landlocked country in Southern Africa, has a landscape defined by the Kalahari Desert and the Okavango Delta, which becomes a lush animal habitat during the seasonal floods. The massive Central Kalahari Game Reserve, with its fossilized river valleys and undulating grasslands, is home to numerous animals including giraffes, cheetahs, hyenas and wild dogs.

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