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BRAZIL TO OPEN LATIN AMERICA’S FIRST ELEPHANT SANCTUARY

2016-09-28 - Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil

Brazil is ready to open the first elephant sanctuary in Latin America. The facility is located on a 1,100-hectare farm (2,700 acres) in the midwestern state of Mato Grosso do Sul. The area will host up to 50 elephants €´ and the first elephants to call the sanctuary home will be three females who retired from the circus. The sanctuary, entirely financed by international NGOs, will not be opened to visitation.



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Elephant tooth fossil found in Brazil

2010-07-21 - Sao Paulo, Brazil

Scientists in Brazil say a fossil of an elephant´s tooth found in the Amazon jungle proves the presence of pachyderms in South America some 45,000 years ago, a report said on Tuesday. The fossil was discovered at the start of the 1990s by a precious metals researcher, but a university student only noticed its laminate structure years later.



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2016-09-28-Mato grosso do sul
BRAZIL TO OPEN LATIN AMERICA’S FIRST ELEPHANT SANCTUARY
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Elephant tooth fossil found in Brazil