Seven elephants found dead as Sri Lanka’s human-wildlife conflict escalates

Wildlife authorities in Sri Lanka have launched an investigation after seven elephants were found dead late last month in the north-central district of Anuradhapura.

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Last updated on 10 October 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Sri Lanka
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Agriculture and hunting
Human Disturbance
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals