The challenge of managing domesticated Asian elephants in Nepal - Fanindra R. Kharel - population of asian elephants

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The status of Asian elephants | Magazine Articles | WWF population of asian elephants


The surviving population of Asian elephants is estimated between 30,000– 50,000, one-tenth of the population of African elephants.

The Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), also called Asiatic elephant, is the only living species In zoos, Asian elephants die at a much younger age; captive populations are declining due to a low birth and high death rate. The genus Elephas.

But their habitat is shrinking and Asian elephants are now endangered. . And as the human population continues to grow, the species' remaining habitat is.

Asian Elephant Population in detail Taxonomy; Population size, distribution & trends; Harvest, use & livelihoods; Threats; Actions; Population trends.