TITLE

GREAT TUSKERS

AUTHOR(S)
STEYN, PAUL
PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
National Geographic Extreme Explorer;Nov/Dec2015, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on tuskers which are male elephants that are being hunted for their tusks. Elephant tusks are reportedly made with ivory which is used by humans to make sculptures and pieces of jewelry. Elephants' mating behavior are discussed as well as their habitat and sanctuaries. Also discussed is the impact of poaching on the elephant population.
ACCESSION #
110780049

 

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