Plai Tawan is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary, in Thailand.
Tawan arrived Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary 2012-04-06, relocated from Anantara Golden Triangles Elephant Camp, in Thailand.In Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary, Plai Tawan lives together with 22 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)
Plai is a prefix name, orginally a Mon word, meaning youthful male or a strong man, today used in Thailand for male elephants with tusks.
Plai Tawan was born captive-born 2005.
2012-04-08: Going to the Reintroduction Foundation
(The name Tawan is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)