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Asian elephant

ecology and management

by R. Sukumar

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Asiatic elephant -- Ecology.,
    • Wildlife management -- Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [234]-243) and index.

      StatementR. Sukumar.
      SeriesCambridge studies in applied ecology and resource management
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 S95 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 255 p. :
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1514931M
      ISBN 10052143758X
      LC Control Number93199378

      Established in , the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species has evolved to become the world’s most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of animal, fungi and plant :// This book will support anyone simply studying elephants or those working with elephants on a daily basis. Author Bios. Blair Csuti is the editor of The Elephant's Foot: Prevention and Care of Foot Conditions in Captive Asian and African Elephants, published by Wiley. Eva L. Sargent is

      The Asian elephant has had a unique cultural association with people. Unfortunately, elephants and people have also been in conflict, resulting in the decline in elephants throughout their former range in Southern Asia. This book provides an ecological analysis of elephant human interaction and its implications for the conservation of ://   More than , Asian elephants may have existed at the beginning of the 20th century, roaming from the Persian Gulf to India and China. But their numbers have plummeted by at least 50% in the past three generations. A large portion of the world’s human population now lives in or near Asian /winter/articles/the-status-of-asian-elephants.

        "Fuller's beautiful and engaging book is a great resource about both African and Asian elephants all in one volume, informed by striking images illustrating anatomy, behavior, and evolution as well as the elephant's long and complicated relationship with humans."—Caitlin O’Connell, author of The Elephant’s Secret Sense 1 day ago  There are plenty of other minute features, such as skin texture, number of toenails, and trunk characteristics that can differentiate the two types of elephants. Additionally, there’s a size difference: African savanna elephants are about 8, kg (9 tons) and are between 3 and 4 meters tall (between 10 and 13 feet) at the shoulder. African


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This book provides an ecological analysis of elephant human interaction and its implications for the conservation of ://?id=95MoRwdQlcYC. About this book. This important monograph provides an historical review of the decline of the Asian elephant throughout its former range, its current status and distribution, and its ecology and often conflicting interaction with man, outlining ways of reducing this conflict and preserving the :// Hey guys.

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It contains a great deal of very important facts about the decline of the Asian elephant. Although not commonly available in North America, this was an important resource for the compiling of our conservation The Asian elephant is classified as Endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Its population has declined by an estimated 50 percent over the past 75 years, and   15 Quiz Questions on Elephants There are three species of Elephant living today.

One species is the Indian/Asian Elephant, the other two species are from Africa, what are they. African Bush and Jungle Elephants African Plains and Savannah The Elephant [Desmond, Jenni] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The Asian Elephant (Elephas Maximus),is found primarily in large parts of Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Indochina and parts of Indonesia. The Asian elephant is considered endangered, with betw individuals left in the wild. Asian elephants belong to the family of elephants (Elephantidae), which is included in the mammal order ‘Proboscidea’.

The Asian [ ]   The Asian elephant is smaller than its African cousin, and can be domesticated as a working animal. It is sometimes (incorrectly) called the Indian elephant. There are about thousand Asian elephants still living in the wild, but they are endangered by the destruction of their habitat and also by hunting.

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Asian elephants live in small groups of individuals, consisting of related females and their young, led by old matriarchs - head females. Asian elephants are intelligent animals, and they have been reported to be able to use tools. For example, they About this book. This book is a collection of excerpts from articles on elephants from the Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society.

It provides a detailed account of the behavior and habitat of the Asian Elephant. Customer Reviews   The African elephant is much larger than the Asian one with the bull attaining a full height of 4 meters to the Asian counterpart’s meters.

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