Anna needs your help

About Anna

  • Sex: Female
  • Arrival Date: July 25, 2012

Adopt Anna

Anna is part of a herd of about 30 elephants and shares much of her time and home range with Cinta and Ginting. Anna was collared for the first time in July 2012. After losing her GPS in 2013 Anna was monitored by field teams via direct tracking before she was re-collared in July 2013.

There are several calves and juveniles of all ages in Anna's herd, indicating healthy natural population growth. However, Anna and her herd live in a challenging area for the Elephant Conservation and Monitoring Units (ECMU) to protect them. Their home range overlaps with a variety of different land-use types which create a patchwork of natural forest mixed with production forest, commercial plantations, small-scale farming land and coal mining areas. 

 

The area does provide excellent feeding grounds in form of secondary forest patches with rich undergrowth, but does not include large connected natural forests. As a consequence of the fragmented habitat, Anna and her herd frequently come into conflicts with people, especially with farmers planting oil palms and other crops which are all very attractive to elephants. Constant monitoring and safeguarding is necessary to protect both Anna and local communities from negative impacts that the overlap of traditional elephant territory and more recent human activities is causing.

How she's grown

  • Sep 20, 2017

    Anna and her family are safe but still in conflict prone areas. As in the previous monitoring period, Anna spent most of her time with Ginting and Cinta, with all ...

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Adoption packages for Anna

By adopting Anna today, you are helping fund our activities to protect her and her friends from the threats they face. You will receive regular updates on their progress as they are cared for in our facilities, with the hope of eventually returing to the jungle.

You can gift this to a loved one after you've made payment.

Monthly Adoption

$ 20.00 $

Monthly


This gives Anna:

Medicine
Veterinary care
Food

You will receive:

Elephant Fluffy Toy

+
Personalised eCertificate

+
Information about the projects you'll be supporting

+
Elephant updates available via our e-newsletter

+
Your Elephant Biography

Deluxe One-off Adoption

$ 210.00 $

One-off


This gives Anna:

Medicine
Veterinary care
Food

You will receive:

Elephant Fluffy Toy

+
Personalised eCertificate

+
Information about the projects you'll be supporting

+
Elephant updates available via our e-newsletter

+
Your Elephant Biography

Annual Adoption

$ 65.00 $

Yearly


This gives Anna:

Medicine
Veterinary care
Food

You will receive:

Personalised eCertificate

+
Information about the projects you'll be supporting

+
Elephant updates available via our e-newsletter

One-off Adoption

$ 75.00 $

One-off


This gives Anna:

Medicine
Veterinary care
Food

You will receive:

Personalised eCertificate

+
Information about the projects you'll be supporting

+
Elephant updates available via our e-newsletter


Depending on the adoption package you purchase you will receive
an adoption pack for yourself or your loved ones.

  • e-Adoption Pack

    • Personalised eCertificate
    • Your Elephant Biography
    • Information about the projects you'll be supporting
    • Elephant updates available via our e-newsletter
  • Physical Adoption Pack

    • Personalised A4 Adoption Certificate, perfect for framing.
    • Adopted Elephant Key Ring
    • Adopted Elephant Cuddly Toy
    • 10% discount voucher for all items in our online shop
    • Children Activity Book

    You can choose NOT to receive the physical pack to have more of your donation go towards the elephant.

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