Mae Nam at Elephant village (Tiger trails, XL camp)

† Mae Nam
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 53 years old
Dead date: 2011-10-00
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Elephant village (Tiger trails, XL camp)
ArrivedElephant village (Tiger trails, XL camp) 2004-11-00
Born:1958 wild Laos
Document updated2011-11-29: death
Born in Luang Prabang province ca. 1958?

The month of October brought the death of yet another elephant working in tourist camps within the World Heritage site of Luang Prabang. The death of Mae Nam, a female aged 43 years old, brings the death toll to five elephants since 2008, this figure including two youngsters under the age of four.
(Elefantasia facebook page, 3 november 2011)

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  • Elefantasia facebook page

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