By Naturenomics Team
Wed, 06/29/2016 - 08:03
The greatest threat to wild Asian elephants is habitat loss and fragmentation. Throughout the tropics, humans have cleared large areas of forest and have rapidly populated river valleys and plains. Elephants have been pushed into hilly landscapes and less suitable remnants of forest, but even these less accessible habitats are being assaulted by poachers, loggers, and developers.
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By Naturenomics Team
Fri, 07/07/2017 - 04:53

At MandaLao Elephant Sanctuary & Tours, visitors can walk with elephants, feed and splash them – but they can’t ride these retired work animals, whose back-breaking days of hefting heavy logs and howdahs full of tourists are over

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By Archiver
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 08:37
  • Performing elephants continue to be harassed in Goa’s resorts to put on a show for visiting tourists.
  • This is happening despite strictures from the court and guidelines from the Central Zoo Authority.
  • While elephant tourism is a ‘must do’ in many foreign and domestic tourists’ wish list, animal rights activists are trying to get protection for these performing animals.

Montora, a docile Indian elephant, enters the small, muddy brown lake. She rolls about, letting the water slide on her back.

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By Archiver
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:29

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By Archiver
Thu, 10/11/2018 - 09:05

We have recently returned from a sourcing and buying trip in Thailand. It was a very successful trip from a business point of view. We found so many beautiful new products that we would like to have in the coming year. However I think the highlight of this trip was finding Somsri.

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