Elephant locations in Sierra Leone

1 locations has kept elephants in Sierra Leone

There is presently 0 (0,0) living elephants in locations in Sierra Leone (in this database)

Region: Sierra Leone is in this database included in africaOther regions
Wild elephants:

Sierra Leone has about 0?wild elephants. Source:

Location holdings:

1 locations has kept 0 elephants in Sierra Leone

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in locations0 (0,0) living0 (0,0) dead
Sex ratio and
 Male  0 / 0  0%
 Female  0 / 0  0%
 Free contact  0 / 0  0%
 Protected contact  0 / 0  0%
 No contact  0 / 0  0%
 Unknown contact  0 / 0  0%
 wild  0 / 0  0%

Between September and October 2009 six elephants were shot by poachers.

According to Ibrahim Bangura, senior superintendent of the agriculture ministry's Conservation and Wildlife Management Unit It is likely that the elephant population is wiped out.

Reference list

Koehl, D., Facts about elephants in Sierra Leone. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2020) available online retrieved 10-01 at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Sierra Leone. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Internal relevant links

NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceRegion
Outamba-Kilimi National Park
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathswildKabala

Elephants born in Sierra Leone without specified birth location

2 elephants with records of Sierra Leone as birth or capture country.

NameSpeciesSexOriginBirthAgeCapturePresent locationDeath date
+ Cosi (Bud)LCMwild1971201972Columbus Zoo and Aquarium1991-11-10
+ Coco (Philippe)LCMwild196042Sevilla Exotic animals reserve Castillo de las Guardas2002
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