Tinku at Manas National Park

ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 11 years old
Location:Manas National Park
ArrivedManas National Park
from CWRC in Manas National Park
CWRC in Manas National Park 2011-01-31
from Kaziranga Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC)
Kaziranga Center for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC) 2007-10-24
Born:2007 wild
Document updated2011-10-27: transfer, text
2011-11-21: text, wild
This male elephant calf was rescued by Forest Department from a tea garden drain in Borgang range on 24th October 2007. He was 3 months old when he was handed over to the CWRC by the Forest Department.

2011: Tinku and Soni have been seen together over 7 times during the last month.

Sources, among others

  • http://animalworks.com.au/meet-the-orphans
  • http://animalworks.com.au/uncategorized/new-friends-at-the-cwrc

Internal relevant links

Search more on the web for Tinku Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution Extinct:Proboscidea Species Anatomy Diseases People Care Footcare Training Breeding Database Location database Shiva Organizations Literature F Posters Website Webrings Contact Selected links News