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Loxodonta africana

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1. Forest -> 1.4. Forest - Temperate
  
1. Forest -> 1.5. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Dry
  
1. Forest -> 1.6. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland
  
1. Forest -> 1.7. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level
  
1. Forest -> 1.8. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Swamp
  
1. Forest -> 1.9. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane
  
2. Savanna -> 2.1. Savanna - Dry
  
2. Savanna -> 2.2. Savanna - Moist
  
3. Shrubland -> 3.4. Shrubland - Temperate
  
3. Shrubland -> 3.5. Shrubland - Subtropical/Tropical Dry
  
3. Shrubland -> 3.6. Shrubland - Subtropical/Tropical Moist
  
3. Shrubland -> 3.7. Shrubland - Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude
  
3. Shrubland -> 3.8. Shrubland - Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation
  
4. Grassland -> 4.4. Grassland - Temperate
  
4. Grassland -> 4.5. Grassland - Subtropical/Tropical Dry
  
4. Grassland -> 4.6. Grassland - Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded
  
4. Grassland -> 4.7. Grassland - Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.2. Wetlands (inland) - Seasonal/Intermittent/Irregular Rivers/Streams/Creeks
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.3. Wetlands (inland) - Shrub Dominated Wetlands
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.4. Wetlands (inland) - Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.8. Wetlands (inland) - Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha)
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.9. Wetlands (inland) - Freshwater Springs and Oases
  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.13. Wetlands (inland) - Permanent Inland Deltas
  
8. Desert -> 8.1. Desert - Hot
  
8. Desert -> 8.2. Desert - Temperate
  
14. Artificial/Terrestrial -> 14.1. Artificial/Terrestrial - Arable Land
  
14. Artificial/Terrestrial -> 14.2. Artificial/Terrestrial - Pastureland
  
14. Artificial/Terrestrial -> 14.3. Artificial/Terrestrial - Plantations
  
14. Artificial/Terrestrial -> 14.4. Artificial/Terrestrial - Rural Gardens
  
14. Artificial/Terrestrial -> 14.6. Artificial/Terrestrial - Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest
  
15. Artificial/Aquatic & Marine -> 15.8. Artificial/Aquatic - Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land
  
1. Land/water protection -> 1.1. Site/area protection
1. Land/water protection -> 1.2. Resource & habitat protection
2. Land/water management -> 2.1. Site/area management
3. Species management -> 3.1. Species management -> 3.1.1. Harvest management
3. Species management -> 3.1. Species management -> 3.1.2. Trade management
3. Species management -> 3.1. Species management -> 3.1.3. Limiting population growth
3. Species management -> 3.2. Species recovery
4. Education & awareness -> 4.1. Formal education
4. Education & awareness -> 4.2. Training
4. Education & awareness -> 4.3. Awareness & communications
5. Law & policy -> 5.1. Legislation -> 5.1.1. International level
5. Law & policy -> 5.1. Legislation -> 5.1.2. National level
5. Law & policy -> 5.1. Legislation -> 5.1.3. Sub-national level
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.1. International level
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.2. National level
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.3. Sub-national level
6. Livelihood, economic & other incentives -> 6.1. Linked enterprises & livelihood alternatives
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.1. Housing & urban areas
timing: Ongoing   
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.2. Commercial & industrial areas
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.1. Annual & perennial non-timber crops -> 2.1.1. Shifting agriculture
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.1. Annual & perennial non-timber crops -> 2.1.2. Small-holder farming
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.1. Annual & perennial non-timber crops -> 2.1.3. Agro-industry farming
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.2. Wood & pulp plantations -> 2.2.1. Small-holder plantations
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.2. Wood & pulp plantations -> 2.2.2. Agro-industry plantations
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.3. Livestock farming & ranching -> 2.3.1. Nomadic grazing
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.3. Livestock farming & ranching -> 2.3.2. Small-holder grazing, ranching or farming
timing: Ongoing   
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.3. Livestock farming & ranching -> 2.3.3. Agro-industry grazing, ranching or farming
timing: Ongoing   
4. Transportation & service corridors -> 4.1. Roads & railroads
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.1. Hunting & trapping terrestrial animals -> 5.1.1. Intentional use (species is the target)
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.1. Hunting & trapping terrestrial animals -> 5.1.2. Unintentional effects (species is not the target)
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.1. Hunting & trapping terrestrial animals -> 5.1.3. Persecution/control
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.3. Logging & wood harvesting -> 5.3.5. Motivation Unknown/Unrecorded
timing: Ongoing   
6. Human intrusions & disturbance -> 6.1. Recreational activities
timing: Ongoing   
6. Human intrusions & disturbance -> 6.2. War, civil unrest & military exercises
timing: Ongoing   
7. Natural system modifications -> 7.1. Fire & fire suppression -> 7.1.3. Trend Unknown/Unrecorded
timing: Ongoing   
7. Natural system modifications -> 7.2. Dams & water management/use -> 7.2.11. Dams (size unknown)
timing: Ongoing   
8. Invasive & other problematic species & genes -> 8.1. Invasive non-native/alien species -> 8.1.1. Unspecified species
timing: Ongoing   
11. Climate change & severe weather -> 11.2. Droughts
timing: Ongoing   

Citation: Blanc, J. 2008. Loxodonta africana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 18 December 2014.
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