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The living elephants

evolutionary ecology, behavior, and conservation

by R Sukumar

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asiatic elephant,
  • African elephant,
  • Wildlife conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-453) and indexes

    StatementRaman Sukumar
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 S956 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 478 p. :
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17090505M
    ISBN 100195107780
    LC Control Number2002033395

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    Walking with elephants in the Okavango: The Living with Elephants Foundation, operated by Doug and Sandi Groves, allows guests at Sanctuary Stanley’s Camp and Sanctuary Baines’ Camp the amazing opportunity to partake in an extraordinary immersive nature adventure – a relaxed walk in the Okavango Delta with two semi-habituated elephants, Jabu and Morula. Note: This is a sneak preview for the first chapter of the book Dancing with Elephants: Mindfulness Training For Those Living With Dementia, Chronic Illness or an Aging Brain (release date: March 6). To make it very tempting for you to buy, I am giving away a Great Mindfulness Package (worth $) for free for every book sold before March 12 - when you send me a picture of the receipt to me at.

    The Living Elephants is the authoritative resource for information on both Asian and African elephants. From the ancient origins of the proboscideans to the present-day crisis of the living elephants, this volume synthesizes the behavior, ecology and conservation of elephants, while covering also the history of human interactions with elephants, all within the theoretical framework of Brand: Oxford University Press. Living with the elephants 10 min read. Updated: In his Bengali book Hastipuran, author Santanu Ghosh records possibly the first intrusion from Jharkhand to West Bengal: two elephants from the.


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