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Borneo's pygmy elephants are an alien species(4/18/2008) A new study suggests that the Borneo pygmy elephant -- one of Borneo's best known and ... are fueling illegal logging, wildlife poaching, and habitat destruction. The scientists noted that populations of elephants, rhinoceroses, tigers, sun bears, orangutans, and other species unique to tropical Asia have fallen ...
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Pygmy Elephant Stamps
In 1911 another pygmy elephant was captured, followed by two more in 1932 and another in 1948. All of these elephants were shorter than two ... remains of pygmy elephants stored in museums, will reveal whether the pygmy is a subspecies of the African forest elephant or yet another separate species. There were other populations of pygmy elephants within ...
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Proboscis Monkey Blog
No wonder local elephants are also nearly extinct. We got to this riverlodge after ... animals like Hornbill, Egrets, Cormorants, Oriental Darter, and....the Borneo Pygmy Elephants. But the change that you see them is little. But ... in this area some monitored with transponder/sender collars; 150 elephants in total. After that we went a lot further down on ...
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Mount Kilimanjaro contains no bamboo. Borneo's pygmy elephants are an alien species(4/18/2008) A new study suggests that the Borneo pygmy elephant -- one of Borneo's best known ... by creating a photographic archive of individual elephants, which can help save them as well. Rare pygmy elephants endangered by logging in Borneo(8/8/2007) Pygmy elephants are increasingly threatened by logging and ...
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Mammoths, the prehistoric elephants
Their teeth were flat like asian elephants Most species was not larger than recent elephants Compare with the african bush elephant ... Steppe mammoth (Mammuthus trogontherii) Columbian mammoth (Mammuthus columbi) Jefferson's mammoth (Mammuthus jeffersonii) Pygmy mammoth (Mammuthus exilis) Extinction and excavation sites The first Mammoths started to ...
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WWF - Asian elephants
Pygmy elephant African elephants Asian elephants Sacred and exploited Related Links Asian elephants ...
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WWF - Asian elephants - Ecology & Habitat
Elephants > Asian elephants > Ecology & Habitat Elephants Asian elephants Ecology & Habitat Population & Distribution Threats Sumatran elephant Indian elephant Sri Lankan elephant Borneo Pygmy elephant African elephants Asian elephants - Ecology & Habitat Introducing the 'matriarchal' system Asian elephants ...
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Pygmy hippos survive two civil wars
Ecosystems Bats Flying foxes Cats Jaguars Lions Iberian lynx Marals Snow leopards Tigers Crocodiles Elephants Hoofed mammals Primates Gibbons Mountain gorillas Snub-nosed monkeys Spider monkeys Snakes Turtles ... Stephen van der Mark said “Liberia’s Upper Guinean forest ecosystem, where the pygmy hippo was photographed, is a major global conservation priority. Though unsustainable forestry and ...
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National Geographic Live - Sharks, Crocodiles, and Pygmy Seahorses
Chicago, IL Minneapolis, MN NG Live Home > Seattle, WA > Events - Not DC Sharks, Crocodiles, and Pygmy Seahorses Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at 7:30 PM order tickets | David Doubilet (top); a ... transform the Okavangos parched landscape into an oasis teeming with crocodiles, waterfowl, and thirsty elephants. Doubilet suited up, dove in, and emerged with stunning images of life in Africas ...
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Save the Elephants - Baseline data collection in Congo and Gabon
Field veterinarians from the WCS Field Vet Program supervise immobilization and ensure the highest standards of elephant handling during collar deployment. A pygmy tracking team, composed of former elephant hunters of the BaAka pygmies, has been trained over several years to help veterinarians approach and dart elephants efficiently -- ...
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