Elephant Census

Elephant Census: 170 sighted till now

Volunteers and Forest officials have sighted 170 elephants in the ongoing elephant census being carried out in Coorg.
Deccan Herald reports
On the first day of the census, the enumerators had sighted 7 elephants in Pushpagiri wildlife division, 9 in Talacauvery and 41 in Brahmagiri wildlife division. Read More


Elephant Census to start on May 15

Elephant Census in Coorg forest reserves will be launched on May 15. The last census was done 5 years ago in 2005.
The Times of India had earlier reported on the man-animal conflict in Coorg. The shirking wildlife habitat is pushing the elephants out of the forests into neighboring plantations. Read More