Our Mission

The Endangered Ark Foundation is a private non-profit dedicated to ensuring the future of Asian elephants in North America, providing a retirement ranch for circus elephants, and educating the public about this endangered species. 

Our Vision 

The EAF board respects the intimate understanding of the bonds and partnerships formed between animals and humans, and the need for human involvement and action to save endangered animals. EAF believes that through education, conservation, and preservation efforts we will ensure that people will able to experience the joy and wonder of Asian of elephants for generations to come.  

Our History

From its beginnings in 1993, the Endangered Ark Foundation has sought to preserve the extremely endangered Asian Elephant. After more than six decades of caring, working with, and living with their elephants and other animals, D.R. & Isla Miller and his family established the Endangered Ark Foundation. 

 Our Founders

D.R. & Isla Miller

Photography provided by Amy Wilton