The following is Elephant Orphan named: NDIWA  (foster now)

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 NDIWA  Female  Friday, November 20, 2015 Found in the Irima area of Tsavo East National Park  Approximately 16 months  Was seen on her own with no other elephants in the area  Drought Related 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for NDIWA:

 Ndiwa and Sana Sana Ndiwa in the mud bath Ndiwa browsing Ndiwa is such a calm girl
Ndiwa and Sana Sana
photo taken on 11/16/2017


Ndiwa in the mud bath
photo taken on 10/19/2017


Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 10/9/2017


Ndiwa is such a calm girl
photo taken on 10/7/2017


 Ndiwa browsing in the tall grass Ndiwa out in the park Ndiwa finds some soft green leaves Ndiwa at mud-bath
Ndiwa browsing in the tall grass
photo taken on 9/23/2017


Ndiwa out in the park
photo taken on 9/15/2017


Ndiwa finds some soft green leaves
photo taken on 9/13/2017


Ndiwa at mud-bath
photo taken on 9/2/2017


 Ndiwa playing and coming out of the mud bath Ndiwa having a lovely mud bath Ndiwa really enjoying her mud bath Ndiwa followed Rapa's example
Ndiwa playing and coming out of the mud bath
photo taken on 8/18/2017


Ndiwa having a lovely mud bath
photo taken on 8/18/2017


Ndiwa really enjoying her mud bath
photo taken on 8/14/2017


Ndiwa followed Rapa's example
photo taken on 7/23/2017


 Ndiwa tries to trick the keepers  Ndiwa, Tagwa and Esampu drinking Ndiwa out in the bush Ndiwa sneaked ahead to have his bottle first
Ndiwa tries to trick the keepers
photo taken on 7/18/2017


Ndiwa, Tagwa and Esampu drinking
photo taken on 7/14/2017


Ndiwa out in the bush
photo taken on 7/12/2017


Ndiwa sneaked ahead to have his bottle first
photo taken on 7/2/2017


 Ndiwa is a clever little girl Ndiwa starting to browse further afield Ndiwa and Wanjala Sweet Ndiwa
Ndiwa is a clever little girl
photo taken on 6/23/2017


Ndiwa starting to browse further afield
photo taken on 6/16/2017


Ndiwa and Wanjala
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Sweet Ndiwa
photo taken on 5/23/2017


 Ndiwa browsing Ndiwa out with the others Jotto, Ukame, Ndiwa and Malima Ndiwa having milk
Ndiwa browsing
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Ndiwa out with the others
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Jotto, Ukame, Ndiwa and Malima
photo taken on 5/23/2017


Ndiwa having milk
photo taken on 5/22/2017


 Ndiwa in the bushes Ndiwa out and about Ndiwa Ndiwa is greeted by Rapa
Ndiwa in the bushes
photo taken on 5/22/2017


Ndiwa out and about
photo taken on 5/22/2017


Ndiwa
photo taken on 5/10/2017


Ndiwa is greeted by Rapa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


 Ndiwa Ndiwa out a few days after arrival Malkia, Ndiwa and Godoma Lasayen with Ndiwa
Ndiwa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Ndiwa out a few days after arrival
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Malkia, Ndiwa and Godoma
photo taken on 3/27/2017


Lasayen with Ndiwa
photo taken on 3/27/2017


 The orphan arrives at the airstrip Loading the calf into the vehicle Carrying the calf to the rescue vehicle The captured calf is prepared for transport
The orphan arrives at the airstrip
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Loading the calf into the vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Carrying the calf to the rescue vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


The captured calf is prepared for transport
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Eating greens The orphan on her feet soon after arrival Undoing the restraining straps The orphan is placed in the stocakde
Eating greens
photo taken on 3/21/2017


The orphan on her feet soon after arrival
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Undoing the restraining straps
photo taken on 3/21/2017


The orphan is placed in the stocakde
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Arriving at the Nursery Offloading at Wilson In the pickup on arrival at Wilson None Entered
Arriving at the Nursery
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Offloading at Wilson
photo taken on 3/21/2017


In the pickup on arrival at Wilson
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 Loaded into the plane Securing the orphan before loading onto the plane None Entered Offloading the orphan from the rescue vehicle
Loaded into the plane
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Securing the orphan before loading onto the plane
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


Offloading the orphan from the rescue vehicle
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 None Entered None Entered
None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


None Entered
photo taken on 3/21/2017


 
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