Elephant Database
African Elephant Specialist Group

Population Survey

Namibia
Phenotype: Savanna (based on geographical location)
Data contributed by reuben@refleqt.co.za, last updated 17/05/2016
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18551 km²
Dryseason
Recorded at stratum level
Show aggregates
405
ENP 1
1728km²
91
ENP 2
260km²
160
ENP 7
601km²
0
ENP 8
442km²
300
ENP 12
1489km²
12
ENP 14
1145km²
448
ENP 17
921km²
0
ENP 3410
2396km²
549
ENP 15
2038km²
271
ENP 9
665km²
84
ENP 5
1007km²
68
ENP 6
701km²
458
ENP 16
918km²
65
ENP 13
1427km²
0
ENP 11
2811km²
This dataset comprises aerial sample count data from a survey conducted in the Etosha National Park, Namibia, in September 2015. The survey was conducted using a Cessna 182, yielding an estimated elephant population of 2 911 based on a coverage of 22.6% of the survey area of 18 551 km². The report describes the elephant population as stable: the estimated population in 2012 was 2 810. No carcass data was detailed.
Source:Kilian, J. W. (2015). Aerial Survey of Etosha National Park: Internal Report to the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (p. 24).
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