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African elephant poaching rates declining, analysis suggests

An estimated 350,000 elephants are left in Africa, but up to 15,000 are killed by poachers every year.
Elephant poaching rates in Africa are declining, new analysis suggests. The annual poaching mortality rate fell from a high of more than 10% in 2011 to less than 4% in 2017, according to a study publ[...]

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