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Three new baby Asian elephants born in SW China's Yunnan
At the Xishuangbanna Tropical Zoo, an Asian elephant named Ya Long also gave birth to a baby weighing 95.4 kilograms on January 14, after 21 months and 19 days of pregnancy. "It took the baby elephant about 20 minutes to get ...
2021-01-16   Yunnan, China Category: birth

Cover Story: Death Follows as People Push Into Elephant Enclave
Xishuangbanna, the southern-most prefecture in China's Yunnan province, is known as a safe haven for wild Asian elephants where hundreds of the giant animals live in the sprawling tropical rainforests. But balancing modern hu...
2020-10-19   Xishuangbanna, China Category: conflict

China, Laos Will Expand Nature Reserve To Protect Asian Elephant
China and Laos have signed an agreement to jointly build another cross-border nature reserve in order to better protect the endangered Asian elephant, reports Xinhua news agency quoting local authorities as saying. The second...
2011-10-31   Kunming, China Category: conservation

Wild Elephant Attacks American Tourist at Chinese Nature Reserve
A wild elephant in southern China attacked an American tourist by tossing him with its trunk, causing the man to suffer from fractured ribs and stomach injuries, an official said Monday. Jeremy Allen McGill, who teaches Engli...
2008-01-28   Beijing, China Category: conflict

Wild elephants attack in SW China, injure American tourist
An American tourist was seriously injured after he was apparently attacked by wild Asian elephants roaming in a nature reserve in southwest China's Yunnan Province on Thursday, officials confirmed on Sunday. Jeremy Allen McGi...
2008-01-27   Kunming, China Category: conflict

Elephant recovers from heroin addiction
The China Daily is reporting that a bull elephant from Xishuangbanna in southern Yunnan has recovered from a serious heroin addiction it picked up as a victim of illegal elephant trading. The elephant, nicknamed "Big Brother"...
2007-08-31   Yunnan, China Category: welfare

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