100 elephants are killed every day for ivory.
Elephants in Africa will become extinct in the next decade.
What are we going to do about it?
Introducing: The Wayne
A Tribute to the fallen
The Wayne, dedicated to the memory of prominent anti-poaching activist Wayne Lotter, is a Virtual Museum, employing advanced technology to convey the urgent message of the Elephant Extinction Crisis.
- Awareness: Providing in-depth coverage of the elephant extinction crisis through field notes and research statistics. Building empathy and motivation for action.
- Education: Conveying the science and matriarchal family structure of elephants and their critical role in shaping the ecosystems of Africa.
- History: Exposing the illicit networks and corruption of the world ivory trade and its current escalation.
- Witness: Bear witness and record the story of this unfolding crisis through varied media.
- Action: Customized outreach and access to the message of The Wayne. Localized content advancing change in attitudes worldwide
- IMPACT: Preserve elephants before they are gone for good!
Founded by conservation activist, Ramona Mays, Operation Diana is an active response to the Elephant Holocaust now taking place in Africa.
Please help fund the development of The Wayne.
survival of the largest living land mammal may depend on it.
Our Operation Diana team members are dedicated volunteers.
Ramona Mays - Founder
John W Mays
Arjun Nagendran / Mursion