Around 150 elephants and 50 people die every year in human elephant conflicts in Sri Lanka. We need alternative strategies for elephant conservation.Read more
How do you study elephants? An elephant can disappear into the forest like a ghost. We are tracking elephants using new GPS collars.Read more
How can we better mitigate the human-elephant-conflict? We want to explain our findings. The people are the ones who are asking for action!
What would happen if an elephant touched an electric fence? A ‘thundering shock’. We explore electric fencing as an elephant management strategy.Read more
Our research suggests that Asian elephants have a very different social organisation to African savannah elephants.Read more
Tsunami Impact on Natural Areas
Are natural systems resilient enough to take it in their stride? Can tsunamis be an important force in shaping coastal eco-systems?Read more