Gajah: Journal of the IUCN/SSC Asian Elephant Specialist Group

Gajah 33

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Asian Elephant Specialist Group Gajah #33  7.5 MB  2010

2010 - Gajah 33


Cover, editorial board, instructions for contributors and contents

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Heidi S. Riddle

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Notes from the Co-chairs IUCN/SSC Asian Elephant Specialist Group

Ajay A. Desai and Simon Hedges

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Jacob V. Cheeran

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Translocation of a wild elephant from southern West Bengal to northern West Bengal - An approach to reduce elephant-human conflict

Mukti Roy, Subroto Pal Choudhury, P. Kamalakanth, Chanchal Dutta, Sumanto Kundu, Soumitra Dasgupta, Ujjal Bhattacharya and Raman Sukumar

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On predicting elephant population dynamics

Shermin de Silva

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A case history of colonization in the Asian elephant: Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary (Andhra Pradesh, India)

Ranjit Manakadan, S. Swaminathan, J.C. Daniel and Ajay A. Desai

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Crop raiding by elephants adjacent to two National Parks in Lampung Province, Sumatra, Indonesia

Arnold F. Sitompul, Simon Hedges, Martin J. Tyson, John P.Caroll and Timothy O’Brien

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Seasonal and roofing material influence on the thermoregulation by captive Asian elephants and its implications for captive elephant welfare

V. Vanitha and N. Baskaran

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Identifying elephant movement patterns by direct observation

Prithiviraj Fernando, H. K. Janaka, Tharaka Prasad, and Jennifer Pastorini

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Asian elephant and Bannerghatta National Park in Eastern Ghats, Southern India

S. P. Gopalakrishna, Somashekar R. K., Vijay D. Anand and Surendra Varma

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ElefantAsia in the Lao PDR – An overview

Ingrid Suter

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The training methods used in Myanmar Timber Enterprise

Zaw Min Oo

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Mahoutship in Indonesia - Developing a young profession

Nazaruddin, Christopher Stremme and Heidi S. Riddle

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Problems encountered during translocation of an aggressive captive Asian elephant and its successful management

Indramani Nath, Subharaj Samantara and Kamal Lochan Purohit

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Summary of Fourth Annual Tuberculosis and Elephants Workshop

Dennis L. Schmitt, Deborah Olson & Heidi S. Riddle

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Report of three twin births in captive Asian elephants

Jayantha Jayewardene

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Recent publications on Asian elephants

Jennifer Pastorini

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Book Review: "Sri Lankan Elephant" by Vajira Wijegunawardane

Jayantha Jayewardene

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News Briefs

Jayantha Jayewardene

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