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Sentences with the noun African Elephants

7 examples:

Some 30,000 African elephants are killed every year for their ivory.
(UPI - Science News, )

New York passes law banning ivory sales as demand drives disastrous poaching of African elephants.
(Tech Times - Science, )

More than 20,000 African elephants were killed for their ivory in 2013, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species said.
(NBC News Science, )

A family group of African elephants: two mature females, Thandi and Moyo, and two adolescent males, Tufani and Tsavo, has taken up residence in a Florida citrus grove.
(Daily Mail - News, )

More than a tonne of confiscated ivory was crushed in Times Square on Friday to highlight the illegal trade that activists say threatens the survival of African elephants.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

A conservation group and a builder of top-notch acoustic guitars have joined forces to combat the insatiable global appetite for ivory that is threatening the existence of African elephants.
(Louis Sahagun in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

More than 100,000 African elephants were killed for their tusks during a three-year period, reflecting persistent demand for illegal ivory that threatens the pachyderms' long-term survival, a conservation study reported this week.
(Carol J. Williams in Los Angeles Times - World News, )


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Do you have African elephants?

Other sentences

26 examples:

African elephants are larger than Asian elephants.

African elephants have less hair than Asian elephants.

African elephants have bigger ears than Asian elephants.

African elephants are divided into two different species: savannah and forest elephants.

They found African elephants (pictured) have the greatest sense of smell, while humans have the worst.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

African elephants have the ability to distinguish between human languages, researchers have determined.
(UPI - Science News, )

The Wildlife Conservation Society say some 35,000 African elephants a year are slaughtered for their tusks.
(NBC News Science, )

UK scientists claim to have discovered that African elephants have an instinctive understanding of human gestures.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

A Chinese official said the moratorium would allow the government to evaluate if a ban helps protect African elephants.
(The New York Times - World News, )

African elephants demonstrate what appears to be an instinctive understanding of human gestures, according to UK scientists.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Expert says "African elephants could disappear from the wild within a generation," unless China does more to end the sale of ivory.
(CNN - World Business, )

Plans are under way for a 4,900-acre preserve in California that would aim to keep African elephants healthy, in shape and breeding.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

African elephants make a specific alarm call in response to the danger of humans, according to a new study of wild elephants in Kenya.
(Science Daily - News, )

African elephants in the Amboseli National Park in Kenya can tell the difference between two languages used by the Massai and Kamba tribes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

CITES, a major wildlife conservation group, reported poaching of African elephants remains high, with over 20,000 illegally killed in 2013.
(UPI - News, )

In a study of 13 mammals, African elephants were found to have more genes associated with smell than any other species, including humans and dogs.
(NBC News Science, )

Conservation groups and six African countries committed to protect African elephants, reduce trafficking and lower consumer demand for ivory, organizers said.
(UPI - Science News, )

South African photographer Greg du Toit beat almost 43,000 entries to be crowned this year's winner with his enigmatic portrait of African elephants in Botswana.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

An animal-welfare group says one of the oldest African elephants in North America has been euthanized in California because of chronic degenerative joint and foot disease.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Through DNA analysis, researchers have disproved decades of rumors and hearsay surrounding the ancient Battle of Raphia, the only known battle between Asian and African elephants.
(Science Daily - News, )

The poaching of wild African elephants for their valuable ivory tusks is memorably examined in "Gardeners of Eden," a compelling documentary that's short on running time but long on emotion.
(Gary Goldstein in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Prince Charles and his two sons, Prince William and Prince Harry, are joining forces with 50 world leaders to fight against poachers who slaughter African elephants for their in demand tusks.
(CBC News in CBC News - World, )

In China and other Asian countries, ivory is a status symbol for an emerging middle class, a situation some observers say is contributing to the huge spike reported this week in the death rate of African elephants at the hands of poachers.
(Janet Davison in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Recent genomic research has prompted a petition that calls for the reclassification of African elephants from one threatened species to two endangered species, forest elephant and savannah elephant, to protect both from imminent extinction.
(Science Daily - News, )

In a new study, researchers examined the olfactory receptor repertoire encoded in 13 mammalian species and found that African elephants have the largest number of OR genes ever characterized; more than twice that found in dogs, and five times more than in humans.
(Science Daily - News, )

Measuring 40 metres from its nose to the tip of its tail, standing 20 metres tall and weighing 77 tons — the equivalent of 14 African elephants — the animal is believed to be a new species of titanosaur, a huge herbivore of the long-necked sauropod group that lived in the Late Cretaceous period.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

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