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Elephants: Life in the Wild (Road to Reading Mile 3: Reading on Your Own)

by Monica Kulling

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMichael Maydak (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7599178M
ISBN 100613325028
ISBN 109780613325028

The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee exists to – provide captive elephants with individualized care, the companionship of a herd, and the opportunity to live out their lives in a safe haven dedicated to their well-being – educate the public of the complex needs of elephants in captivity and the crisis facing elephants in the wild.   Lawrence Anthony devoted his life to animal conservation, protecting the world's endangered species. Then he was asked to accept a herd of "rogue" wild elephants on his Thula Thula game reserve in Zululand. His common sense told him to refuse, but he was the herd's last chance of /5(59).

Life Span. Wild: Wild elephants have long life spans and typically live 60 to 70 years of age. Captive: Captive elephants have significantly lower life spans than their wild counterparts and are usually dead before the age of Captive elephants suffer from chronic health problems, such as tuberculosis, arthritis, and foot abscesses, which.   The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild by Lawrence Anthony, Graham Spence Hardcover Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description It had been nearly a century since elephants had lived in Southern Zulu - land, South Africa, where Lawrence Anthony founded his wildlife :

The Elephant Sanctuary is founded on acres in Hohenwald, Tennessee by Carol Buckley and Scott Blais. Tarra, a former performing elephant, is the first resident. Construction of the first barn is also completed. Barbara Arrives! Barbara, a former circus elephant, is the second elephant . Our Favorite Books About Elephants. Elephant Walk Written by Jean Craighead George, Illustrated by Anna Vojtech. Poetic and heartwarming, this charming tale of a baby elephant named Odon introduces the reader into the subtle and sensual world of elephant family life.


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Elephants: Life in the Wild (Road to Reading Mile 3: Reading on Your Own) by Monica Kulling Download PDF EPUB FB2

Elephants: Life in the Wild is a Mile 3 book about elephants. It is about how they live, what they eat, etc. It is a very good informational book. : Elephants: Life in the Wild (Road to Reading Mile 3: Reading on Your Own) (): Monica Kulling: Books5/5(1). The Elephant’s Secret Sense is O’Connell’s account of her groundbreaking research into seismic listening and communication, chronicling the extraordinary social lives of elephants over the Elephants: Life in the Wild book of fourteen years in the Namibian by: 4.

Elephants: life in the wild. [Monica Kulling; Michael S Maydak] -- Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, family life, and eating habits of both African and Asian elephants. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. From the earliest moments as a calf being tended by his mother and living in large herds, to learning to laugh and play, using his trunk as a tool to eat, drink and wash, up to developing extensive social contact to become a self sufficient adult, this book follows the entire lifecycle of the fascinating socialized elephant.5/5(1).

“[Love, Life, and Elephants] is both an incredible memoir of a life and two romances. The first of these blossoms when the young author moves to Tsavo with her first husband and falls head over heels for the park and its famous warden, David by: 1.

The book encompasses the period from his arrival in Burma through the war in the Pacific, the Japanese invasion of Burma, and his continued life in Burma and travels back to England where his expertise in elephants was in demand/5.

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Save the Elephants closely studies elephants in order to understand their complex behavior and protect them, and keeps a continuous watch on the status of elephant populations Africa-wide. Information about elephant behavior is used in education and conservation messaging and to guide infrastructure development to incorporate wildlife needs and.

The book focuses on his taking in a herd of "rogue" wild elephants, the adventures that ensued, and the incredible connections Lawrence formed with them as they learned to trust him.

More than just feel-good animal rescue story, Lawrence also includes insight on the challenges of running a wildlife reserve and the ever-present danger of poachers/5.

The book encompasses the period from his arrival in Burma through the war in the Pacific, the Japanese invasion of Burma, and his continued life in Burma and travels back to England where his expertise in elephants was in demand/5(K).

Herds and Habitat. Female elephants (cows) live in family herds with their young, but adult males (bulls) tend to roam on their own. Having a baby elephant is a serious commitment. Elephants have a longer pregnancy than any other mammal—almost 22 months.

Cows usually give birth to one calf every two to four years. With Graham Spence, he is the author of Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo, The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild, and The Last Rhinos: My Battle to Save One of the World's Greatest Creatures.

GRAHAM SPENCE is a journalist and editor. Originally from South Africa, he lives in England/5(K). Calves are the centre of attention in their family groups and rely on their mothers for as long as three years.

Elephants can live up to 70 years in the wild. They communicate by touch, sight, smell, and sound; elephants use infrasound, and seismic communication over long : Mammalia. - Buy The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild book online at best prices in India on Read The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(K).

Elephants are the world's largest living animals and one of the most recognizable animals in the world. Big and gray, with big ears and long trunks, elephants are distinctive-looking creatures.

National Geographic Wild is a place for all things animals and for animal-lovers alike. Take a journey through the animal kingdom with us and. This bestselling book tells the story of a herd of wild African elephants on an African game reserve.

The herd is destined to be shot for dangerous behaviour when Anthony intervenes to try to save their : Lawrence Anthony with Graham Spence.

The wild elephants the author befriended in Zimbabwe display incredible qualities. It is no wonder she sought out their company in trying times. That they appeared to often seek refuge in her company is extraordinary Fascinating/5. THE WILD ELEPHANTviews. Amazing Elephant Herd Protect Mom & Newborn Elephant From Lion Pride Hunt, Elephant Giving Birth - Duration: Wild Animals Pla, views.

In Asia, on average, 70% of the wild elephant population lives outside protected areas. We advocate for large conservation landscapes like KAZA, which is located in southern Africa and is the largest terrestrial transboundary conservation area in the world.

Home to aroundelephants, we work to maintain this space to provide elephants.IN THE SHADOW OF A MAN. Synopsis: World-renowned primatologist, conservationist, and humanitarian Dr Jane Goodall’s account of her life among the wild chimpanzees of Gombe is one of the most enthralling stories of animal behaviour ever written.

Her adventure began when the famous anthropologist Dr Louis Leakey suggested that a long-term study of chimpanzees in the wild might ."An inspiring, multifaceted account, Anthony's book offers fascinating insights into the lives of wild elephants in the broader context of Zulu culture in post-Apartheid South Africa." - Publishers Weekly "Both heartwarming and heartening.

Anthony's enthusiasm and obvious love for the bush shine through in hairraising, sad, and funny tales."5/5(21).