Elephants at zoo locations in South Korea

8 zoo locations has kept elephants in South Korea
There is presently 18 (8,9) living elephants in zoo locations in South Korea (in this database)

Region: South Korea is in this database included in asiaOther regions
Location holdings:

8 zoo locations has kept 29 elephants in South Korea

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in zoo locations18 (8,9) living11 (8,3) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  8 / 18 
 44%
 Female  9 / 18 
 50%
 Free contact  5 / 18 
 28%
 Protected contact  0 / 18  0%
 No contact  0 / 18  0%
 Unknown contact  13 / 18 
 72%
 wild  0 / 18  0%


Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan, Facts about elephants in South Korea. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2021) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=South Korea.
(archived at the Wayback machine)

Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in South Korea (From the sister site Elephant News)

  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Daegu Dalseong Park Zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 2 present (1,1) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooDaegu
    Daejeon Zooland
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 1 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathszooDaejeon
    Gwangju Uchi Park Zoo
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 3 present (1,2) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooGwangju, Saengyong-do, (North district)
    Jeonju Zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 1 present (0,1) 0 births0 relocated1 deathszooJeonju, Jeollabuk-do (North Jeolla)
    Pusan Zoo
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 1 present (1,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooPusan
    Seoul Childrens Grand Park
    Kept totally 8 elephants
    , 2 present (1,1) 4 births0 relocated6 deathszooSeoul
    (map)
    Seoul Grand Park Zoo
    Kept totally 11 elephants
    , 6 present (2,4) 1 births1 relocated4 deathszooSeoul
    Yongin Everland theme park and zoo
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 2 present (2,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooYongin, Gyeonggi-do



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