unknown at Varagaliar elephant camp

unknown
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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Management:Free contact
Location:Varagaliar elephant camp
ArrivedVaragaliar elephant camp 2013-08-30
from Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai)
Top Slip Kozhikkamuthy Elephant camp (Annaimalai) 2013-08-28
from Tiruvannamalai district
Born: wild in
Tiruvannamalai district India
Capture: 2016, near Thandarampatti near Sathanur dam in Thiruvannamalai
Document updated2013-09-02: new record
2018-05-03: prev locations
This female was one of the six elephants captured by the Forest Department from Tiruvannamalai. Of the six, three were sent to the Kozhikamuthi Elephant Camp at Top Slip in Anaimalai, while the other three were brought to Theppakadu.

Sources, among others

  • http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/six-elephants-translocated-113083000783_1.html
  • http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-08-30/coimbatore/41617622_1_female-elephant-elephant-herd-tusker

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