29 Jul 2016 event1

#TrunkTalk Twitter Chat with Paleoecologist Greg Smith, hosted by The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee

Join The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee on Twitter @elephantsdotcom at 12:30 p.m. CST Friday, August 12 for a live Twitter chat with special guest, Paleoecologist Greg Smith @paleodentist. Greg will be answering questions about the connection between elephants and their extinct relatives, mastodons and mammoths. Follow along and tweet your questions using the hashtag #TrunkTalk.

If you are new to Twitter Chats, we recommend using @tweetchat at to participate.

Greg Smith is a Vertebrate Paleoecologist PhD student in the Earth and Environmental Sciences Department at Vanderbilt University. His research primarily focuses on the environments and diets of extinct members of the elephant family.

World Elephant Day

World Elephant Day