Relocated elephants from Uda Walawe Nationalpark in Sri Lanka


Uda Walawe Nationalpark had previously 5 elephants relocated to new location.

Nr Sex Species Name Id Status Arrival
Departure
Present locationImport
1 ♀ EM - Seedevi
FC: Born wild
D.A.W. Kannangara
2 † ♀ EM - Pokuna Raja
dead: Born wild 2010? Dead: 2020-04-30, 10 yrs Reason: poached: gunshot
2013-09-00
Uda Walawe Nationalpark
3 † ♂ EM - [208]s calf (wild)
dead: Born wild 2015-06-00 Dead: 2015-09, ? yrs Reason: : weak, rejected from mother 2015-06-00
2015-08-00
Uda Walawe Elephant Transit Home
4 ♂ EM - Sampath (Sumpath)
FC: Born 1952
1970-00-00
Pinnawala elephant orphanage
5 † ♂ EM - Mugulan ([T212])
dead: Born wild 2007-02 Dead: 2018-12-01, 11 yrs Reason: poached: died following gun shot wound
Uda Walawe Elephant Transit Home

Source for the list of elephants relocated, previously living at Uda Walawe Nationalpark

Reference list

Facts about previously kept elephants, relocated from Uda Walawe Nationalpark in Sri Lanka, Elephant Encyclopedia, Koehl, D. (2021), available online retrieved 4 October 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=39 (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this list:

Latest updateName of elephantSource (if it is a website, the target website will open in new window)
2020-05-04 Pokuna Raja:• http://www.hirunews.lk/240038/it-is-revealed-that-pokuna-the-elephant-died-due-to-a-gunshot
2018-12-04 Mugulan ([T212]):• http://www.adaderana.lk/news/51791/tusker-shot-dead-in-udawalawa-elephant-transit-home?fbclid=IwAR2ILr3SMjAJnkbSkmTSpoDmv7Bt5iZcu6SaSLJ6baeGeUbImlPBcEGpMTg#.XALDWJTdoKE.facebook
•  https://asianelephant.wordpress.com/2018/12/04/the-brief-life-of-t212/?fbclid=IwAR092A80oWibvCqpk2laFNAbZPGy0KiS7rPb35WBUeA8HhDiDSO09vdYBWo
2018-05-13 [208]s calf (wild):• https://asianelephant.wordpress.com/2015/11/17/rehabilitated-elephants-can-be-good-moms/
2012-04-16 Sampath (Sumpath):• Wayne Jackson, Canada. (Text and picture)
2012-03-11 Seedevi:• https://www.savetheelephants.org/about-elephants-2-3-2/elephant-news-post/?detail=23-illegally-captured-elephants-owned-by-government-supporters-sri-lanka
•  https://twitter.com/search?q=elephant%20seedevi&src=typed_query

Uda Walawe Nationalpark on elephant-news.com

Uda Walawe Nationalpark is mentioned on Elephant News:

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2020-09-17Uda walawe’s iconic elephant rambo to be translocated - Elephant News


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