Knowsley Safari Park are supporting a new drive to save elephants as part of a national endangered species campaign 'If They're Gone.'
The Secretary of State for DEFRA Owen Paterson will help raise awareness of the elephant's plight.
It comes at a time when there's been unprecedented levels of elephant poaching for their ivory
The results of a new survey will also be revealed at the park , showing that many of us are unaware that parts of elephants (and other endangered species) are popular ingredients in traditional alternative medicines.
Knowsley Safari Park is creating the country's first elephant time capsule to raise awareness of the plight of world's largest land mammal.
The government's launched a new campaign at Knowsley Safari Park to help save elephants from being poached in the wild.