The following is the a selected photo for the Elephant Orphan named: Turkwel  (foster now)

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 Turkwel  Female  Friday, May 08, 2009 South Turkana Game Reserve  Approximately 4 - 5 months  Tribesman resported her abandoned in a high conflict zone near the Wei Wei River  Poaching 


for Turkwel

  The Turkwel dam
The Turkwel dam
Taken on 8/4/2009

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