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

Name Gender Date Born Location Found Age on Arrival Comments Reason for being Orphaned
 MAPIA  Male  Sunday, November 6, 2016 Mapea Gap, Tsavo East National Park  1 year  Found in a collapsed state and left by the herd  Drought Related 

Elephant Orphan Gallery for MAPIA:

 Mapia at  9am feed Mapia filling his tummy Mapia having his milk bottle Mapia sucking his trunk
Mapia at 9am feed
photo taken on 8/31/2018


Mapia filling his tummy
photo taken on 8/25/2018


Mapia having his milk bottle
photo taken on 8/9/2018


Mapia sucking his trunk
photo taken on 8/4/2018


 Mapia dusting himself Mapia at the mud-bath Mapia solo browsing Mapia walks off on his own this morning
Mapia dusting himself
photo taken on 7/29/2018


Mapia at the mud-bath
photo taken on 7/25/2018


Mapia solo browsing
photo taken on 7/17/2018


Mapia walks off on his own this morning
photo taken on 7/12/2018


 Mapia walking away to find a new browsing spot Mapia and Ambo in the mud Jotto hiding behind Mapia Mapia having his milk
Mapia walking away to find a new browsing spot
photo taken on 7/6/2018


Mapia and Ambo in the mud
photo taken on 6/20/2018


Jotto hiding behind Mapia
photo taken on 6/8/2018


Mapia having his milk
photo taken on 6/2/2018


 Mapia chose to browse alone today Mapia Jotto and Kuishi Mapia enjoying his 9am bottle feed Mapia trying to pick up a root with his trunk
Mapia chose to browse alone today
photo taken on 5/26/2018


Mapia Jotto and Kuishi
photo taken on 5/24/2018


Mapia enjoying his 9am bottle feed
photo taken on 5/23/2018


Mapia trying to pick up a root with his trunk
photo taken on 5/6/2018


 Mapia with Maktao Mapia went to browse with Shukuru Mapia after fighting off Ambo Mapia and Enkesha maneuvering over the rocks
Mapia with Maktao
photo taken on 4/9/2018


Mapia went to browse with Shukuru
photo taken on 3/29/2018


Mapia after fighting off Ambo
photo taken on 3/27/2018


Mapia and Enkesha maneuvering over the rocks
photo taken on 3/20/2018


 Mapia carefully crossing the slippery rocks Mapia was in a playful mood Mapia dusting Mapia on the left running with Ndotto
Mapia carefully crossing the slippery rocks
photo taken on 3/15/2018


Mapia was in a playful mood
photo taken on 2/26/2018


Mapia dusting
photo taken on 2/19/2018


Mapia on the left running with Ndotto
photo taken on 2/15/2018


 Mapia dusting Mapia looking well Mapia with his funny ears Little bull Mapia
Mapia dusting
photo taken on 2/3/2018


Mapia looking well
photo taken on 2/2/2018


Mapia with his funny ears
photo taken on 2/1/2018


Little bull Mapia
photo taken on 2/1/2018


 Mapia having his milk Mapia and Ndotto Mapia first day in the forest Mapia being cuddled by Malkia
Mapia having his milk
photo taken on 12/22/2017


Mapia and Ndotto
photo taken on 12/10/2017


Mapia first day in the forest
photo taken on 11/13/2017


Mapia being cuddled by Malkia
photo taken on 11/13/2017


 Mapia dusting himself Mapia folded ears Strapping Mapia into the helicopter Touch and go for little Mapia
Mapia dusting himself
photo taken on 11/12/2017


Mapia folded ears
photo taken on 11/12/2017


Strapping Mapia into the helicopter
photo taken on 11/11/2017


Touch and go for little Mapia
photo taken on 11/2/2017


 Ambo showing concern for little Mapia Ambo in the next door stockade Life saving fluids Mapia on a drip on the Landcruiser
Ambo showing concern for little Mapia
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Ambo in the next door stockade
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Life saving fluids
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Mapia on a drip on the Landcruiser
photo taken on 11/2/2017


 Preparing Mapia for the helicopter Reversing Mapia up to his stockade Mapia still on a drip Offloading Mapia
Preparing Mapia for the helicopter
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Reversing Mapia up to his stockade
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Mapia still on a drip
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Offloading Mapia
photo taken on 11/2/2017


 Offloading Mapia Mapia in the helicopter at the Nursery Mapia arriving in Nairobi Offloading Mapia from the helicopter at the Nursery
Offloading Mapia
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Mapia in the helicopter at the Nursery
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Mapia arriving in Nairobi
photo taken on 11/2/2017


Offloading Mapia from the helicopter at the Nursery
photo taken on 11/2/2017


 
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