Roger Williams Park Zoo helps elephants in crisis

Ninety-six elephants are killed in the wild each day, therefore, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) currently lists African elephants as “near threatened.”

Dr.Jeremy Goodman, Executive Director of Roger Williams Park Zoo, joined The Rhode Show Tuesday to discuss RWP Zoo’s efforts in supporting 96 Elephants.

This is a worldwide campaign started by the Wildlife Conservation Society to help raise public awareness of the increased rate of African elephant poaching.

Here are some of the other segments featured on The Rhode Show on Feb. 16, 2016:

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