African Elephant, Loxodonta Africana, Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, East Africa. (Featured in Artists Universe & Others.) Mother and baby, part of a large herd of elephants crossing the plains and heading for water. Elephants must have access to water and enjoy spending time washing, playing and cooling off. African Elephants are classified as endangered. They are victims of large-scale poaching and habitat loss due to rapid human expansion.
Canon 500D, zoom lens.