Attapulgus, Elephant Refuge North America's (ERNA) hometown, and surrounding communities (Bainbridge, GA, and Quincy, Havana and Tallahassee, FL) have been more than welcoming, engaged and curious about ERNA and the lives of captive elephants.
Help us bring UNCHAINED to new audiences at other film festivals! Send Alex Rivera, the film's director the name of the festival and application fee (if there is one). You can write him at email@example.com. Alex will submit the film and send you a personal acknowledgment. Thanks!
Help the Elephant Fence Go the Distance!
Nearly two-thirds of ERNA's elephant fence is complete! The crew has set close to 2,000 poles - no insignificant feat considering that each one is driven five feet into the ground! The construction is keeping pace with funding, which means we need now to raise the last third of the funding to complete the project.
Tiger Tops/EAI Collaboration Continues to Make Headlines
The collaboration between Tiger Tops and EAI to end elephant-back safaris and improve elephant welfare in Chitwan National Park continues to draw media coverage.
A recent article in
The Kathmandu Post applauds Tiger Tops leadership for its initiatives in eco-friendly tourism. Another article by
Lady Freethinker credits the cooperative project for "prioritizing the emotional and physical welfare of the animals."
As always, we greatly appreciate your interest, commitment and help. You make our work for elephants around the world possible. Thank you!