Protecting over 1.6 million acres of wilderness in the Amboseli-Tsavo-Kilimanjaro ecosystem of East Africa, Big Life partners with local communities to protect nature for the benefit of all.

Since its inception, Big Life has expanded to employ hundreds of local Maasai rangers—with more than 30 permanent outposts and tent-based field units, 14 patrol vehicles, 2 tracker dogs, and 2 planes for aerial surveillance.

Co-founded in 2010 by photographer Nick Brandt, conservationist Richard Bonham, and entrepreneur Tom Hill, Big Life was the first organization in East Africa to establish coordinated cross-border anti-poaching operations. Read more...

Protecting over 1.6 million acres of wilderness in the Amboseli-Tsavo-Kilimanjaro ecosystem of East Africa, Big Life partners with local communities to protect nature for the benefit of all.

Since its inception, Big Life has expanded to employ hundreds of local Maasai rangers—with more than 30 permanent outposts and tent-based field units, 14 patrol vehicles, 2 tracker dogs, and 2 planes for aerial surveillance. Read more...

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Elephants Walking Through Grass, Amboseli 2008. Leading Matriarch Killed By Poachers, 2009, ©Nick Brandt

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Big Life Rangers with tusks killed at the hands of man, Amboseli 2011, ©Nick Brandt

 
 
3702850
home counter carNumber of kilometers patrolled by Big Life Rangers
3828 
Arrests since 2011
4957 
Weapons/Tools seized since 2011

A TIMELINE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Big Life just celebrated its 10th anniversary, but our history in the Amboseli ecosystem goes back further than that. Take a look at our successes over time, and see how much we’ve accomplished. 

Big Life Foundation's 2021 Impact Report

BIG LIFE FOUNDATION'S 2021 IMPACT REPORT

Our 2021 Impact Report highlights some of our accomplishments, as well as some of the challenges we faced on the ground in Africa last year.

BIG LIFE NEWS

BIG LIFE NEWS

 

WE ARE BIG LIFE

We Are Big Life

THE BATTLE AGAINST POACHING

The Battle Against Poaching
BIG LIFE IMPACT REPORT 2021
Read Big Life Foundation's Full 2021 Impact Report
Big Life is practical, collaborative and effective. They saw Amboseli through the ivory poaching crisis, now their deep understanding of people and elephants is forging a future for harmonious coexistence. 
Iain Douglas-Hamilton, Save the Elephants
It is hard for me to convey what a difference it has made to have Big Life working in the Amboseli ecosystem. Their efforts have saved countless elephants from injuries and death. 
Cynthia Moss, Amboseli Trust for Elephants

Radio Room

21 May 2022
Big Life intel helped recover 2 tusks taken from an elephant carcass suspected poached outside Big Life's operating area // Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 2kg bushmeat, 1 pitsaw and 9 snares // Elephants entered crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers continued search for human remains and were charged by a buffalo, no one injured // Rangers found lost woman in the bush, her family called to come collect her // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Jackal killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 goat // Lion killed 1 cow 


20 May 2022
Elephant calf killed by vehicle, passengers minorly injured // Rangers continued search for human remains reported on 19th but unsuccessful, operation to continue // Blind giraffe seen on 18th died after falling into a deep hole // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Herder injured by buffalo, rangers administered first aid and transported him to hospital // Snare recovered // Impala carcass found, cause of death unknown // Suspect arrested for illegal charcoal production // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Lion killed 1 goat 


19 May 2022
Human remains reported, suspected killed by buffalo, rangers searched for the body but unsuccessful, operation to continue // Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 10kg ivory // Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them out of farm to reduce damage but were unable to push them back across the fence. Later rangers tracked them where they exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants reported near community area, rangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 1 cow and 2 goats in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 5 goats in 3 incidents 


18 May 2022
2 suspects arrested with 336 pieces of wood carvings // Elephants entered crop-protection fence and exited on their own, later they crossed in again and rangers pushed them back to conservancy, fence damage repaired // Rangers pushed other elephants inside crop-protection fence back to conservancy // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 4 goats 1 cow and 1 calf in 5 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


17 May 2022
Rangers arrested 1 suspect with a python and monitor lizard skin // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Giraffe killed by private electric fence // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers pushed other elephants out of crop-protection fence back to conservancy // Rangers prevented elephant before crop-raiding // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them out to reduce damage // Jackal killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 cow 


16 May 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and raided farms, rangers tried to push them back but were unsuccessful, elephants exited on their own damaging the fence // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it out // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Hyena killed 2 goats and 2 cows in 4 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat 


15 May 2022
2 giraffe killed in private electric fences // Elephants raided 2 farms, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 3 goats in 2 incidents // Leopard killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


14 May 2022
Rangers followed up on zebra bushmeat poaching and recovered 9 poisoned arrows in the house as well // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy, no damage caused // Other elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers tried to push them back but were unsuccessful, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 3 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 2 goats 


13 May 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with an air rifle and ammunition // An informer reported community members in illegal settlement area killed a zebra and hid the meat when KWS was seen, rangers found the meat and laid an ambush but the suspect didn't return // Rangers pushed elephants back to conservancy from inside crop-protection fence, 1 farm damaged // 2 giraffe killed by private electric fences // Rangers confirmed suspected poachers reported on 12th was herders harvesting honey // Suspect arrested for trespassing in national park // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Elephants damaged 2 farms // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 2 goat and 1 calf in 3 incidents


12 May 2022
Elephant killed by hanging power lines outside Big Life operating area, tusks recovered // SWT reported suspected poachers camp and poacher, ground teams combed the area but suspect not found, operation to continue // Elephants inside crop-protection fence, rangers stopped them before crop-raiding but unable to push them back to conservancy // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, damaged 1 farm, then crossed back into farm again, rangers pushed them back to conservancy, fence damage repaired // Giraffe killed inn private electric fence // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area // Gazelle carcass found, cause of death unknown, suspected natural // Zebra killed by vehicle // Leopard killed 1 goat // Lion killed 2 calves 


11 May 2022
Giraffe died tangled in private electric fence // Elephants damaged farm water pipes // Giraffe carcass found, cause of death suspected natural // Informers reported 8 suspected poaching and sandalwood harvesters in the national park, rangers laid an ambush but nothing was seen // Zebra killed by vehicle // Elephants damaged crop-protection fence in 3 incidents, damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Leopard killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat


10 May 2022
Injured elephant reported on 8th reported blocking community path and aggressive, rangers to follow up // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Motorbike reported stolen, rangers to follow up // Zebra killed by vehicle // Giraffe killed by private electric fence // Injured zebra reported, cause of broken foot unknow // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 cow // Lion killed 1 cow // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


9 May 2022
Hyena reported near community, rangers pushed it away, later it injured 2 people, community killed it suspecting rabies // 2 suspects stole a motorbike and later recovered reported by community, dog unit tracked suspects to main road where they escaped by another motorbike // Elephants cross crop-protection fence and exited on their own, rangers pushed them further away, fence damage repaired // Elephants entered farms through open community fence gate and exited on their own // Giraffe died while tangled in private wire fence // Injured zebra reported, rangers unable to find it // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Hyena killed 12 goats in 1 incident 


8 May 2022
Injured elephant reported outside Big Life operating area, KWS notified // 2 Giraffe killed by private electric fences in 2 incidents // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // 2 cows killed by vehicle // Elephant raided 1 farm, rangers pushed it away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Lion killed 1 cow 


7 May 2022
Motorbike hit a pedestrian, the injured taken to hospital for treatment // Suspected poachers/sandalwood harvesters reported in national park, rangers to follow up // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants damaged trees at a school, rangers pushed them away // Rangers found 3 lost cows and returned them to owner // Hyena killed 3 goats // Lion killed 1 cow 


6 May 2022
1 suspect arrested with 3kg marijuana // Big Life intel helped destroy 3 acres marijuana in national park // Zebra reported tangled in wire fence, rangers rescued it // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own, no fence damage caused // Elephants damaged school fence and crops in school farm // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 1 cow 


5 May 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect trespassing in national park with 10kg miraa // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it back to conservancy // Other elephants crossed crop-protection fence, fence damage repaired // Zebra killed by vehicle // Elephant entered a boma and damaged 2 fence posts // Hyena killed 1 goat and 2 cows in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats 


4 May 2022
Rangers responded to motorbike accident, injured taken to hospital for treatment // Big Life intel helped recover 52kg ivory, suspect escaped // Carcasses of 3 eland, 2 giraffes, 1 hartebeest and 1 buffalo with a snare found, killed by bushmeat poachers, investigation ongoing // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Elephants on the wrong side of national park fence, near community, rangers pushed them back // Gazelle carcass found, cause of death unknown // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Lions killed 3 cows and 1 goat in 3 incidents


3 May 2022
The woman who was injured by an elephant 25 March passed away from her injuries // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Elephant entered farms by damaging fence gate and exited on their own // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 2 goats // Lion killed 1 cow 


2 May 2022
2 suspects arrested with zebra meat, 1 suspect escaped // Elephants entered farms through open fence gate, exited on their own // Community reported a sick elephant, rangers confirmed it looked healthy and pushed away from community area // Rangers pushed elephant away from community // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Hyena killed 5 goats and 1 cow in 5 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


1 May 2022
Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers tried to pushed them out but were unsuccessful // Elephant entered farms through open community gate and exited on its own, fence adamge repaired // Elephants reported near community area, rangers responded but they had already moved away // Broken ivory piece found // Rangers pushed other elephants away from community area to avoid conflict // Elephants raided 2 farms, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephants before raiding farms // Hyena killed 9 goats and 3 cows in 8 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats 


30 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephant entered farms through open community gate and exited through the same on its own // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it back to conservancy // Grant's gazelle carcass found, cause of death unknown // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 cow // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


29 April 2022
Elephants damaged crop-protection fence while crossing in 2 incidents // Ranger pushed elephants away from community area // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 15 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats // Lion killed 1 cow 


28 April 2022
Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, entered through open community gate, rangers pushed them back to conservancy, 1 farm damaged // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants crossing the crop-protection fence in 2 incidents and prevented other elephants crop-raiding in 2 other incidents // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 3 goats in 2 incidents // Leopard killed 1 goat  


27 April 2022
Elephant Tolstoy found unable to stand, vet notified and treated him for a previous spear wound, but he was unable to get up and later died // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, tried crossing back to conservancy but not seen again // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing the crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding in 2 incidents // Elephants raided 1 farm, wanger pushed them away to reduce damage // Lion killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


26 April 2022
Deceased person reported, rangers confirm, suspected foul play, reported to the police // Rangers responded to road accident, injured person taken to hospital for treatment // Injured giraffe found, suspected bushmeat poaching attempt, KWS euthanize it as it wouldn't survive // Elephants raided 1 farm and damaged wire fence // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers tried to push it back but unable due to livestock, operation to continue // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage, they tried to push back to conservancy but were unsuccessful, operation to continue // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Hyena killed 4 goats and 1 calf in 5 incidents // Lion killed 1 calf 


25 April 2022
Elephants entered farms through open community crop-protection fence gate and exited on their own through another open gate, 1 farm raided // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own through an open gate, fence damage repaired // Buffalo reported near community, rangers pushed it away, KWS later euthanized it // Elephant entered farms through open community fence gate, rangers pushed it out, 1 farm damaged // Lions with cubs reported near temporary boma, rangers responded and prevented them going toward the boma // Rangers stopped elephant during crop-raid thus reducing damage // Hyena killed 1 cow and 5 goats in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


24 April 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 2 snares and 5kg bushmeat // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own // 4 giraffe killed in wire fence in 2 incidents // Elephants damaged community borehole // Rangers pushed elephants away from farms after crop-raid // Hyena killed 5 goats 2 cows and 1 calf in 7 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow // Jackal killed 1 goat // Leopard killed 1 goat 


23 April 2022
Elephant entered farms through open community crop-protection fence gate and exited on its own, damaged private gate and toilet // Rangers found mentally ill man alone in the bush, took him to town // Reedbuck carcass found, cause of death unknown // Rangers destroyed 3 charcoal kilns // Boy injured by leopard while herding livestock, taken to hospital // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 7 goats in 3 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat // Lion killed 3 goats in 1 incident 


22 April 2022
Giraffe killed by wire fence // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it out, fence damage repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 5 goats and 1 donkey in 6 incidents // Lion killed 2 cows in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats in 2 incidents 


21 April 2022
Rangers with KWS followed up on illegal settlement and stopped them temporarily // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephant entered farms through open community crop-protection fence gate, exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Rangers found ditch dug under national park fence, rangers laid an ambush but no one came, investigation ongoing // Broken ivory piece found in bush // Elephant damage wite fence and planted trees inside a boma, community complained // Elephants reported in farms, rangers responded and prevented 1 elephant before crop-raiding // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 5 goats in 5 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents 


20 April 2022
Rangers pushed elephant away from community area to avoid conflict // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers reported potential illegal construction attempt, investigation to follow // Rangers prevented elephants before raiding farms // Jackal killed 1 goat // Leopard killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 calf // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


19 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented other elephants before cro-raiding // Hyena killed 2 goats and 1 calf in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


18 April 2022
Elephants crossed protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers pushed elephants back across crop-protection fence // Mentally ill woman reported, rangers brought her to town // 2 fresh snares recovered // Elephants raided 2 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented elephants raiding 1 farm // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Leopard killed 1 goat 


17 April 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with bush pig meat // Zebra reported with snare, vet notified and remove it, rangers backtracked the zebra and found 2 other snares in a nearby farm // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Rangers pushed elephants out of farm while raiding to reduce damage // Lions killed 3 cows in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Leopard killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 5 goats in 4 incidents 


16 April 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 10 bags marijuana // 2 suspects arrested with 4 bags charcoal // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Hyena killed 10 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Lion killed 1 donkey 


15 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Eland killed by snare in national park // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Rangers prevented elephant from raiding a farm // Rangers pushed elephant away from boma that damaged water drum and trees // Hyena killed 2 goats in 1 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow


14 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Deceased person reported, rangers confirmed and notified police, cause of death unknown // Buffalo carcass found, cause of death unknown // Hyena killed 8 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 2 goats // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


13 April 2022
Elephant entered crop-protection fence through community gate, raided 1 farm and exited through another gate, fence damage repaired // Zebra reported with snare, vet notified and removed it // Zebra carcass found with spear wound // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 calf in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


12 April 2022
6 suspects warned and released for illegally collecting firewood in national park // 1 snare recovered // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Sick elephant reported by community, rangers confirmed it looked healthy and pushed it away from settlement // Giraffe carcass found tangled in private fence // Hyena killed 4 goats in 3 incidents 


11 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Motorbike reported stolen, rangers notified // Elephant raided 1 farm, ranger pushed it away during the raid to reduce damage // Hyena killed 6 goats and 1 cow in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


10 April 2022
Elephant crosse crop-protection fence and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Bushfire reported, rangers helped put it out // Sick goats reported, rangers suspect they ate a poisonous plant and helped moved them from the bush where they were chased by an elephant // Elephants raided 2 farms, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 calf in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


9 April 2022
4 suspects arrested trespassing in National Park with drugs // Rangers pushed elephants that crossed crop-protection fence back to conservancy in 2 incidents // Rangers pushed elephants away from community to avoid conflict // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding in 3 incidents // Hyena killed 11 goats in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat  


8 April 2022
Rangers helped look for lost cow reported on 7th but were unsuccessful // Snare recovered // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence in 2 incidents // Rangers pushed elephants from farms during raid in 2 incidents, reducing damage // Jackal killed 3 goats in 1 incident // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow 


7 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence to raid 1 farm, rangers pushed them back to conservancy, fence damage repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers responded and found 1 pushing it back to conservancy, fence damage repaired // Lesser kudu killed by electric fence // Herders and livestock reported being chased by elephant, rangers responded and escorted them home, 1 cow lost // Elephants raided 1 farm // Rangers prevented other elephants raiding farms // Hyena killed 5 goats in 3 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow // Jackal killed 1 goat 


6 April 2022
Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it back to conservancy // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Injured wildebeest reported, rangers confirm, suspected injured by lions, later died // Lion killed 1 goat outside Big Life operating area, warriors gathered to hunt it but rangers and Lion Guardians stopped them // Injured lion reported on 2nd found, still having trouble walking, rangers to continue to monitor // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 3 goats in 2 incidents // Lions killed 2 calves in 1 incident // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


5 April 2022
Big Life intel helped recover vehicle with 8 sacks of marijuana, suspects escaped // Giraffe carcass found tangled in private wire fence // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Rangers prevented other elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Hyena killed 13 goats, 1 cow, 1 donkey in 8 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


4 April 2022
Elephant damaged crop-protection fence gate, damage repaired // Elephant entered farms through open community crop-protection fence gate // Another elephant crossed the crop-protection fence and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Elephant killed a cow // Lions injured a cow, community calm // Hyena killed 9 goats in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


3 April 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Zebra carcass found, cause of death unknown due to scavengers // Injured zebra found, cause unknown // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Lions killed 2 cows and 2 goats in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 goat 


2 April 2022
Blood trail found on lion tracks by Lion Guardians, with rangers they tracked it back near community settlement and suspected it was speared, lion found with injury on its leg, investigation of the suspect started // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Broken ivory piece found, taken to HQ // Elephants entered boma, no damage caused, rangers pushed them away from community area // Elephant damaged boma fence // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 6 goats and 1 cow in 5 incidents 


1 April 2022
Elephants inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Elephants reported near community area, rangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence to raid farms // Lions killed 2 cows and injured 1 in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 cow // Jackal killed 1 cow 


31 March 2022
3 suspects arrested w/5kg giraffe meat // Elephant reported near community, rangers responded and found it inside crop-protection fence and pushed it out, fence damage repaired // Another elephant reported near community, rangers pushed it away // Community requested tracker dogs to find 2 stolen goats, but dogs unable to get the scent because community tracks interfered // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 3 cows and 1 goat in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 4 goats in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat // Lions killed 1 cow 


30 March 2022
Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Elephant raided 1 farms, rangers pushed it away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephants before raiding farms // Lions killed 3 cows outside Big Life area, community calm // Lions killed 5 cows and 2 goats in 5 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


29 March 2022
Elephant reported near community, rangers pushed it away // Rangers prevented elephant before crop-raiding // Elephant raided 1 farm, rangers pushed it away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Lions killed 5 goats and 1 cow in 3 incidents 


28 March 2022
Elephant crossed crop-protection fence to raid farms, exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Hippo reported near community, rangers pushed him back to river // Eland reported killed after raiding farms, rangers confirmed carcass and suspect poisoning // Suspect arrested with charcoal bag, warned and released // Elephants raided 1 farm // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Hyena killed 2 goats and 1 donkey in 3 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow 


27 March 2022
Elephant damaged crop-protection fence gate to enter farms, exited on its own, damage repaired // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Lions killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Hyena killed 6 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


26 March 2022
Rangers found warriors tracking elephant that injured a woman on 25th, rangers calmed them and took them home // Elephant carcass reported, rangers confirmed elephant named Ulysses died unknown, but suspected natural causes, ivory recovered // Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers found they returned to conservancy, fence damage repaired // Hyena killed 9 goats and 2 cows in 10 incidents // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


25 March 2022
Woman severely injured by elephant, rangers administered first-aid and took her to hospital for treatment, rangers found warriors gathering to hunt, they calmed them // Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 10kg warthog meat // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers helped put out bushfire // Rangers arrested 2 suspects with 320kg sandalwood // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence  


24 March 2022
information received of 2 cheetah suspected poisoned, rangers confirmed 1 carcass, cause of death unknown, non evidence of poisoning // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own in 2 incidents, fence damage repaired // Eland reported trapped by snare, rangers responded but found nothing // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area to avoid conflict // Hyena killed 15 goats in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


23 March 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 2 suspects with 3 pieces suspected rhino horn // Big Life intel helped arrest 1 suspect with 14kg ivory // Rangers found livestock grazing illegally inside sanctuary, herders fled, later community apologized, they were warned // Sick eland found, cause unknown, vet notified // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, exited on their own, fence damage to be repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Rangers prevented other elephants crop-raiding // Hyena killed 8 goats in 3 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


22 March 2022
Suspect arrested for trespassing in national park // Rangers prevented elephant crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented other elephants before crop-raiding 


21 March 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents 


20 March 2022
Elephants damaged crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservacy // Giraffe killed by vehicle // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Hyena killed 2 goats 


19 March 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence to raid 1 farm and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Juvenile dik-dik rescued from farm by community, rangers took it to the sanctuary // Bushfire reported, rangers helped put it out // Elephants reported blocking community path, rangers pushed them away // Rangers controlled elephants raiding 2 farms, reducing damage // Lion killed 1 cow // Leopard killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 cow stuck in mud


18 March 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damaged repaired // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Rangers pushed other elephants out of farms while raiding to reduce damage // Lions killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 calf in 2 incidents 


17 March 2022
Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, they raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own // Excavator found clearing a farm within conservancy, rangers stopped them until approval documents are shown // Rangers prevented elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers pushed elephants out of farm while crop-raiding, thus reducing the damage // Lions killed 2 cows in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


16 March 2022
Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, they raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Lions killed 3 cows and 1 goat in 3 incidents 


15 March 2022
Elephant (Tolstoy) successfully treated for spear wound // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Thompson gazelle killed by electric fence // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Impala carcass found, cause of death unknown // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 2 cows and 1 goat // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


14 March 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 1 suspect with 30kg ivory // Tolstoy found, vet responded and confirmed to monitor injury for fear he might not stand up after treatment // Elephant reported with old wound draining, vet notified but elephant disappeared into thick bush, rangers to monitor // Elephant damaged crop-protection fence to enter farms, community pushed it back to conservancy, damage repaired // Rangers pushed elephants incide crop-protection fence back to conservancy, 1 farm raided and fence damage repaired // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence, farmers chased it out, fence damage repaired // Other elephants crossed the fence and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Women chased by elephant, no one hurt // Giraffe calf stuck in cement waterhole, rangers rescued it // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 1 goat 


13 March 2022
Rangers arrested suspect with 1/5kg marijuana // Rangers reported elephant Tolstoy injured on his foot, vet notified // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence, community pushed it back to conservancy // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own through an open community gate // Crop-protection fence gate damaged by truck, fence attendants repaired it // 10 old snares found and removed // Rangers chased elephants out of a farm while crop-raiding // Community reported lions disturbing camels overnight // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers prevented other elephants raiding farms // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


12 March 2022
Big Life intel helped recover 70kg eland meat, 2 suspects escaped // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, damaged 1 farm and exited on their own, damaging fence // Another elephant entered farms through broken crop-protection fence gate, raided 1 farm and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented other elephants before crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers encounter suspect with charcoal inside national park, suspect escaped // Elephants raided 1 farm // Buffalo killed cow, community calm // Rangers found person searching for lost cow, rangers helped him but cow was killed by unknown predator, suspected lion // Hyena killed 8 goats and 1 cow in 5 incidents // Jackal killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents 


11 March 2022
Elephant crossed crop-protection fence to raid 1 farm, exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Elephant reported drinking inside boma, on damage caused // Rangers pushed zebra out of farm while crop-raiding // Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow 


10 March 2022
Elephants crossed crop-protection fence into farms and exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Rangers prevented elephant before crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers destroyed 2 acres of marijuana in national park // Elephants reported blocking community path, rangers pushed them away // Hyena killed 11 goats and 2 cows in 4 incidents 


9 March 2022
Elephants damaged crop-protection fence while crossing to raid farms, damage repaired // Rangers controlled 2 elephants while crop-raiding // Elephants raided 1 farm and damaged water tank in 2 incidents outside Big Life operating area // Hyena injured 2 cows in 2 incidents outside Big Life area, community complained // Lions killed 1 goat and 3 cows in 3 incidents // Hyena killed 2 cows and 1 donkey in 3 incidents


8 March 2022
Elephants raided 1 farm, farmers chased elephants away by the time rangers responded // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Suspicious person reported near national park, rangers found mentally ill man and took him to town // Rhino carcass found, cause of death natural, horns recovered // Hyena killed 4 goats in 4 incidents 


7 March 2022
Zebra hit by vehicle, rangers euthanized it // Elephants damaged crop-protection fence gate to enter farms, exited on their own, damage repaired // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, raided farms and exited on their own, damage repaired // 1.5 kg ivory found // Rangers prevented other elephants raiding farms // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 1 goat 


6 March 2022
2 suspects arrested illegally cutting trees // Elephants damaged a house // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them away to reduce damage // Hyena killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


5 March 2022
Elephant reported ill on 8 Feb but unable to be treated, found dead, cause of death confirmed twisted gut // Lion reported with snare outside Big Life operating area // Rangers laid an ambush for bushmeat poachers but nothing found // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Rangers pushed other elephants out of a farm to reduce crop-damage // Hyena killed 9 goats in 4 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


4 March 2022
1 suspect arrested with 2kg miraa // Elephant entered farms through open community gate, raided 1 farm and exited on its own // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence to raid farms // Helped community move livestock from no-grazing area // Elephants raided 1 farm // Rangers chased elephants out of farm, reducing crop damage // Hyena killed 23 goats and 1 calf in 6 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


3 March 2022
Lion killed while attacking cow outside Big Life operating area // Big Life intel helped arrest 2 suspects with live pangolin // Rangers recovered 2 bags of sandalwood (114kg), 2 suspects escaped // Zebra carcass reported, died after falling into a natural hole // Rangers pushed elephant inside crop-protection fence back to conservancy // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence and exited on their own, no fence damage caused // Giraffe hit by vehicle, euthanized as it couldn't survive // Rangers stopped elephant crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers helped community move cows who illegally settled in an area // Car accident reported, 1 person seriously injured // Elephant entered crop-protection fence through open community gate, exited on its own // Elephants raided 1 farm // Jackal killed 1 goat // Lion killed 1 cow  


2 March 2022
3 suspects arrested with 100kg zebra meat // 1 goat and 1 calf reported injured by zebra // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


1 March 2022
Community reported 2 giraffes caught in a snare, rangers responded and confirmed giraffe tangled in fence wire and released them // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers controlled elephant during crop raid, reducing damage // Lion killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Hyena killed 2 cows and 1 donley in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


28 February 2022
Child reported bitten by unknown snake // Lone juvenile zebra found, pushed toward nearby herd // Elephant reported trying to raid a farm, rangers responded but unable to find it // Rangers prevented elephant crossing crop-protection fence // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area // Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers pushed it back to conservancy // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 3 incidents // Lion killed 2 cows in 2 incidents 


27 February 2022
Community member reported seeing torch lights, rangers responded but found nothing // Community reported elephant that tried to raid a farm, rangers responded but didn't find it // 5 suspects arrested for trespassing in national park // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence but exited on its own // Elephant damaged crop-protection fence gate to raid a farm, exited on its own damaging another fence gate, damage repaired // Wildebeest killed by electric fence // Elephants reported block community path outside Big Life operating area, KWS notified // Rangers prevented elephants from crossing crop-protection fence //  Ranger stopped elephants crop-raiding thus reducing damage // Rangers prevented other elephants crop-raiding // Lion killed 1 cow // Hyena killed 1 goat 


26 February 2022
Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and damaged fence, rangers responded but unable to find it, suspected crossed back on its own // Zebra injured 2 goats // Hyena killed 4 goats and 2 cows in 5 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat


25 February 2022
Community reported elephants harassing people near borehole, rangers pushed them away // Rangers pushed elephant away while crop-raiding to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 cow and 1 goat // Jackal killed 1 goat 


24 February 2022
Bushmeat poacher arrested, wanted for involvement in multiple bushmeat incidents // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, caused no crop damage and exited on their own // Injured bird reported by community, rangers confirmed a ground hornbill suspected injured by a predator, hornbill taken by specialist for treatment // Elephants crossed crop-protection fence, rangers pushed them back to conservancy // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Rangers stopped other elephant during crop-raid thus reducing damage // Lion killed 1 cow, community calm // Lion injured 1 cow, community calm // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


23 February 2022
3 suspects arrested with 5kg dik-dik meat and 57kg sandalwood // Striped hyena reported near community, rangers confirmed injured and aggressive, rangers euthanized it // Elephant enter crop-protection fence through open community gate and exited on its own // Hyena carcass found, community said they killed it because it tried to attack a person, rangers suspected it was poisoned, samples taken and carcass burned // Elephant reported near community, rangers pushed it away // Lion killed 21 goats and 1 cow in 3 incidents 


22 February 2022
Giraffe hit by vehicle, leg severely injury, KWS authorized to euthanize as it wouldn't survive // Live pangolin reported, rangers confirm and to monitor it // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed them out to reduce damage // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 goat 


21 February 2022
2 suspects arrested for illegal grazing // Sick elephant reported on 23rd, still being monitored // Elephant reported near community, rangers pushed it away to avoid conflict // Elephants damaged crop-protection fence to raid one farm, exited on their own, fence damage repaired // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away also before they crossed crop-protection fence // Cows reported lost, rangers to follow up // Elephants reported raiding farms, rangers pushed them out to reduce damage // Hyena killed 4 cows and 2 goats in 5 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


20 February 2022
Giraffe carcass found, cause of death unknown // Impala carcass found, cause of death suspected from fighting another // Grant's gazelle carcass found, cause of death unknown // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Rangers stopped other elephants while raiding a farm, thus reducing damage // Jackal killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 cow // Lion killed 1 cow 


19 February 2022
Suspected poacher informer arrested // Motorbike reported stolen, rangers notified // Sick elephant reported on 23rd still being monitored but little improvement // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // Impala carcass found, cause of death unknown // Hyena killed 3 goats in 3 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow 


18 February 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 2 suspects with 180kg zebra meat // Lions entered a boma at night and scare all the cows out, rangers helped community find them all safe, community calm // 4 bags of charcoal found by community member, suspects ran, rangers confiscated the bags and following up // Hyena killed 1 cow and 1 goat in 2 incidents 


17 February 2022
Rangers confirmed remaining elephants inside crop-protection fence exited on their own, 1 farm raided // Lion killed 1 goat


16 February 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 1 suspect with 200kg zebra meat // Elephants reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers tried to push them back to conservancy but were unsuccessful // Community pushed elephant out of farms through open crop-protection fence gate // Rangers helped move livestock from temporary no-grazing zone // Hyena killed 1 cow and 1 goat in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


15 February 2022
Suspected sandalwood harvesters reported in national park, rangers responded and recovered 1 bag of sandalwood // Sick elephant reported on 23rd still being monitored and looks to be improving // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


14 February 2022
Elephant reported near community, rangers pushed it away // Giraffe carcass found, cause of death unknown // Elephants entered private fenced farm, rangers pushed them out // Hyena killed 1 cow 


13 February 2022
Sandalwood harvesting camp reported, rangers confirmed but was abandoned // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 2 goats in 1 incident // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Elephant killed 1 cow 


12 February 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 1 suspect with 21kg lesser kudu meat // Community found 2kg broken ivory and handed to rangers // Elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away // Rangers stopped eland and zebra during crop-raiding to reduce damage // Hyena killed 1 cow and 1 goat in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 1 goat // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat 


11 February 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest with 3kg pangolin scales // Zebra carcass found, cause of death unknown // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area // Rangers pushed elephants and zebra away from farms while crop-raiding, thus reducing damage // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


10 February 2022
One suspect arrested for cutting trees in national park // Elephant chased a man, rangers pushed it away, no one injured // Elephant reported near community, rangers responded but it already moved away // Lions killed 1 cow, 2 calves and 2 goats in 3 incidents // Jackal killed 4 goats in 2 incidents


9 February 2022
Elephant reported inside crop-protection fence, rangers push it back to conservancy // Hyena killed 1 goat // Lion killed 5 goats in 1 incident 


8 February 2022
Vet confirmed rangers to continue monitoring sick elephant reported on 23rd // Elephants reported blocking community path, rangers pushed them away // Lions killed 2 cows in 1 incident


7 February 2022
Sick elephant reported on 23rd still being monitored // Young wildebeest found alone, rangers pushed it toward a herd nearby // Elephant herd reported near community, damaged private fenced waterpan, rangers pushed them away // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Jackal killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 3 goats in 2 incidents 


6 February 2022
22 goats reported stolen, later recovered but suspects fled // Elephant reported near community area, rangers responded but it had already moved off // Other elephants reported near community area, rangers pushed them away // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own through open community gate // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms


5 February 2022
Sick elephants seen again, swelling seen, vet notified // Giraffe carcass found, cause of death unknown // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Lion killed cow // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


4 February 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 3 suspects with 55kg ivory // Elephant herd reported near community and damaged water pan, rangers pushed them away // Juvenile wildebeest found alone, rangers pushed it toward nearby herd // 6 people found with illegal charcoal, warned and released // Hyena killed 2 goats and 1 cow in 2 incidents


3 February 2022
Arrested 2 suspects cutting trees with power saw // Elephants reported inside private fence, rangers pushed them out, no damage caused // Rangers recovered habitat destruction tools and wood carvings in national park // Rangers charged by buffalo, ranger injured while fleeing // Sick elephant reported on 23rd showing signs of improvement, rangers to continue monitoring // Lion killed 2 calves in 1 incident // Hyena killed 1 cow // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


2 February 2022
Community found identifying settlement site related to illegal settlement dispute in national park, rangers stopped them // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


1 February 2022
Ostrich killed by vehicle // Broken ivory piece by rangers in the bush // Community reported suspect with bushmeat, rangers responded but were unable to find the suspect, 6kg ostrich meat recovered // Hyena killed 4 goats in 4 incidents


31 January 2022
Rangers continue to monitor sick elephant reported on 23rd, no improvement seen and vet unable to treat // Child bitten by rabid dog, rangers euthanized it // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 1 incident // Lion killed 3 cows in 3 incidents


30 January 2022
Suspicious vehicle tracks found, rangers confirmed from herders // Sick elephant reported on 23rd found and still unwell, vet notified to check up by KWS // Illegal drilling for water reported, rangers stopped them // Elephants raided 1 farm // Hyena killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


29 January 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 15 dik-dik carcasses // Herder reported spending the night in a tree after encountering 3 lions // Person bitten by unknown snake, taken to dispensary for treatment // Lion killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Hyena killed 1 cow


28 January 2022
Rangers arrested 2 suspects with 25kg ivory // Lions killed 2 goats in 1 incidents of non-group ranch members, community calm // Sick elephants still unwell, rangers to continue to monitor // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


27 January 2022
Arrested 3 suspects with 60kg sandalwood // Sick elephant reported on 23rd found again, still unwell, vet notified // Lions killed 1 calf // Hyena killed 1 cow // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


26 January 2022
Crocodile reported in health dispensary, rangers removed it // Lone wildebeest calf found, rangers looking for herd to move it with // Lion killed 1 cow, warriors tried to retaliate, rangers stopped them // Lions killed a cow, community calm // Hyena killed 1 cow and 1 donkey in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat // Lions killed 3 cows in 1 incident // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


25 January 2022
Elephant damaged crop-protection fence gate to enter farms, exited on its own, damage repaired // Joint operation to drive 100 elephants away from communities toward conservancy, community angry about conflict // Hyena killed 1 goat 


24 January 2022
Sick elephant reported on 23rd being monitored, no injuries, suspected colic // Suspect arrested for sexual assult // Elephants damaged crop-protection fence gate to enter farms, exited on their own, damage repaired //  Hyena killed 3 goats and 2 calves in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat


23 January 2022
Sick elephant reported, vet notified // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area to avoid conflict // 3 snares recovered // Elephants raided 2 farms // Rangers prevented other elephants raiding farms // Lions killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Hyena killed 2 cows in 1 incident // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


22 January 2022
Search for injured elephant continued but unsuccessful // Rangers pushed elephants that chased livestock away from area to avoid conflict // Giraffe carcass found, cause of death unknown // Elephants raided 1 farm


21 January 2022
Injured elephant reported on 20th not found, rangers to continue // Torch lights seen, rangers arrested 1 suspect, 3 others escaped, for bushmeat poaching intention // Rangers charged by buffalo, no one injured // Rangers prevented elephant crop-raiding // Lion killed 1 cow // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


20 January 2022
Community reported giraffe carcass, rangers confirmed killed by poisoned arrow by bushmeat poachers, rangers to investigate // Buffalo reported inside private fenced farm, rangers tried to move them out but were unsuccessful // Rangers destroyed 1 acre marijuana in national park // Cow killed by electric fence // Injured elephant reported, rangers to follow up // Rangers searched for lions near community area where livestock had been killed, to avoid conflict, none found // Elephants raided 1 farm, rangers pushed it away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephant from raiding a farm // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 goat 


19 January 2022
Suspect arrested transporting charcoal in national park // Lions killed 2 cows outside Big Life operating area in known conflict hotspot, rangers to follow up //  Hyena killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents 


18 January 2022
One elephant damaged crop-protection fence gate to enter farms and exited on its own, fence damage repaired 


17 January 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 6kg ivory // Lone zebra foal reported, rangers brought it to a nearby herd // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Lion killed 1 cow 


16 January 2022
Community captured known sexual assult suspect, rangers arrested him // Woman reported bitten by unknown snake on her finger, taken to hospital for treatment // Mentally ill man found at ranger outpost, he was taken to town // Jackal killed 1 goat 


15 January 2022
Elephant reported near community, rangers responded but it had already gone // Buffalos reported near community, rangers responded but they had already moved away // Assault suspect from the 24th December reported seen again, rangers responded but track interfered with community tracking the suspect // Jackal killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


14 January 2022
Elephants reported near communities in 3 incidents, tangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Impala carcass found, cause of death unknown // Hyena killed 1 goat


13 January 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 2 suspects with 14.5kg ivory // Elephant raided 1 farm, rangers pushed it back to conservancy // Elephant chased a herder, no one injured, rangers pushed it away // Elephants damaged a community borehole fence // Elephants damaged tourist lodge water pipes // Rangers pushed elephants crop-raiding away to reduce damage // Jackal killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 goat 


12 January 2022
Elephants damaged wire fence to enter a farm // Elephants reported near community but rangers unable to push them away due to livestock // Zebra and foal carcass found, both died from birth complications // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area // Lion killed 1 goat // Hyena killed 1 goat 


11 January 2022
Elephant calf reported stuck in river, rangers tried to rescue but mother wouldn't allow it, mother later got calf out successfully // Zebra foal reported alone near community area, rangers pushed it toward nearby herd // Elephants damaged school water pipes, rangers pushed them away from community area // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Hyena killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 1 incident // Jackal killed 1 goat 


10 January 2022
Rangers recovered motorbike with 230kg sandalwood and 1 bag charcoal exiting national park, suspect escaped // Elephant reported near community, rangers responded but elephant had moved off // Hyena killed 3 goats in 1 incidents // Lion killed 1 goat and 1 cow in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


9 January 2022
Rangers pushed elephants away from community area to avoid conflict // Gazelle killed by electric fence // Hyena killed 8 goats in 4 incidents // Lions killed 3 cows, 1 donkey and 1 goat in 3 incidents // Cheetah killed 4 goats in 2 incidents 


8 January 2022
Elephants reported near community area, rangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Elephant entered crop-protection fence through community gate and exited on its own // Other elephant crossed crop-protection fence, damage repaired // Elephants reported near community, rangers responded anc confirmed school water pipes damaged, they pushed them away // Separate zebra and 2 giraffe carcasses found, cause of death unknown // Lions killed 1 cow and 1 goat in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 goat


7 January 2022
Lone zebra foal pushed to nearby zebra herd // Elephants entered boma and damaged water drum // Elephants damaged one farm, rangers pushed it away to reduce damage // Rangers prevented other elephants before raiding farms 


6 January 2022
Big Life intel helped arrest 5 suspects with 10kg ivory and 12 bags sandalwood // Elephant crossed crop-protection fence and exited on its own, fence damage repaired // Zebra killed by electric fence // Rangers pushed elephant inside crop-protection fence out // Impala carcass found, cause of death unknown // Cheetah killed 2 claves in 2 incidents // Hyena killed 1 donkey // Lion killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat 


5 January 2022
1 suspect arrested with 110kg sandalwood // Elephants reported blocking community path, rangers pushed them away // Other elephants reported near community, rangers pushed them away to avoid conflict // Elephants damaged boma fence // Jackal killed 2 goats in 1 incident 


4 January 2022
2 suspects arrested with 4 charcoal bags // Zebra killed by vehicle // Elephants reported blocking path to a school, rangers pushed them away // Hyena entered a house with children, community rescued the kids and killed the hyena suspected rabid // Rangers prevented elephants raiding farms // Rangers pushed other elephants out of a farm to reduce damage // Hyena killed 4 goats in 2 incidents // Leopard killed 1 goat // Cheetah killed 1 goat 


3 January 2022
Elephants reported near community area, rangers to respond // Rangers pushed elephants out of farm thus reducing damage caused // Elephants damaged lodge waterpipes and plants // Other elephants reported near community area, rangers pushed them away // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding


2 January 2022
Mentally ill person found, rangers brought him to town // Elephant reported near community settlement, rangers responded but unable to find it, they pushed a lion away from the area instead // Rangers prevented elephants before crop-raiding // Hyena killed 3 goats and 1 cow in 4 incidents // Lion killed 2 goats in 2 incidents // Cheetah killed 2 goats in 2 incidents


1 January 2022
Lone zebra foal reported, rangers pushed it to a nearby herd // Big Life intel helped arrest suspect with 3 impala carcasses // Rangers pushed elephants away from community area to avoid conflict // Rangers prevented elephants crop-raiding // Rangers prevented elephants crossing crop-protection fence // Lion killed 1 cow and 1 goat in 2 incidents // Jackal killed 1 goat

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