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In the forest with elephants

by Roland Smith

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma,
  • Burma.
    • Subjects:
    • Asiatic elephant -- Burma -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Animals in logging -- Burma -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Working elephants -- Burma -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Teak -- Burma -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Loggers -- Burma -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Asiatic elephant -- Training.,
    • Elephants -- Training.,
    • Logging -- Burma.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Burma.

    • About the Edition

      Describes how elephants are trained to help in the timber camps of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, and their important contribution to the selective and sustainable harvesting of teak there.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRoland Smith and Michael J. Schmidt.
      ContributionsSchmidt, Michael J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF401.E3 S6 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL661204M
      ISBN 100152012893, 0152012907
      LC Control Number97006638

      James Howard Williams, also known as Elephant Bill (15 November – 30 July ), was a British soldier and elephant expert in Burma, known for his work with the Fourteenth Army during the Burma Campaign of World War II, and for his book Elephant was made a Lieutenant-Colonel, mentioned in dispatches three times, and was awarded the OBE in Alma mater: Camborne School of Mines. Elephants in the East book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A working holiday in Africa means the trip of a lifetime for a /5.

      Elephants are the largest land-dwelling mammals on Earth, best known for their tremendous trunks and tusks. These majestic animals are in danger of becoming extinct, however! Endangered Elephants details both the African and Asian habitats of these animals, the stages of the elephant life cycle, and the social structure of elephant herds. This book also explains . Day 2: Wake up early to hike in the forest and find our elephants. Feed our female elephants some fruit, before stepping back to observe these amazing animals. Spend all morning/afternoon observing and learning about them and their natural behaviors. Have lunch in the forest with the elephants. Return to the village late afternoon and take part.

      Deep in the Central African Republic, forest elephants trumpet and rumble along with the forests symphony. And scientists are listening. Scientist Katy Payne started Cornell Universitys Elephant Listening Project to learn more about how forest elephants communicate and what theyre saying. But the project soon grew to be about so much more/5. The Knysna elephants are a very small number of African bush elephants (Loxodonta africana), a relict population of large herds which roamed the Tsitsikamma Forest and surrounding regions at the southern tip of Africa until the s and s, when contact with European farmers and hunters led to their near extinction. It is conjectured that about 1, elephants historically .


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