Photo: Elephant Crop Raids Foiled by Chili Peppers, Africa Project Finds



An African elephant forages in Masai Amboseli National Park in Kenya. The South Africa-based Elephant Pepper Development Trust is helping farmers in Kenya and other countries use chili peppers to keep elephants from raiding valuable crops.

Photograph by Dan Westergren/NGS


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