"Qumquat, one of the best-known matriarchs in the elephant population of the Amboseli ecosystem on the Kenya-Tanzania border, was photographed with her family on October 27 by Nick Brandt. Just 24 hours later, the old female and most of the others were gunned down by poachers."
11 November 2012
Qumquat Killed ~ Poachers Slaughter Elephants
Africa’s Ivory-Driven Elephant Slaughter Continues -- A Family Falls...