Gabon Trip - spinfire
This was a newborn baby elephant and mother.  The researchers at Langoue Bai catalog every elephant, buffalo, and gorilla they see at the Bai.  The mother had last been seen a short time ago without the child, so most likely the baby elephant was just a week or so old.  We got to name it "Janet".

This was a newborn baby elephant and mother. The researchers at Langoue Bai catalog every elephant, buffalo, and gorilla they see at the Bai. The mother had last been seen a short time ago without the child, so most likely the baby elephant was just a week or so old. We got to name it "Janet".

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