Saturday, December 14, 2019

Forest Elephants of Dzonga-Ndoki National Park

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Environmental & Science Education
Edward Hessler

This short (~4 m) New Yorker film is more than four years old.

In it forest elephant researcher Andrea Turkalo describes some aspects of the lives, behavior of a diminishing population in Dzonga-Ndoki National Park in the Central African Republic. The link includes an essay about her published in the magazine, May 11. 2015. The essay has much more information about the threat of poachers to this group of elephants.

Turkalo is a member of the Elephant Listening Project at Cornell University.

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