The Asian elephants Elephas maximus of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: status and conservation of a vanishing population

@article{Varma2008TheAE,
  title={The Asian elephants Elephas maximus of Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam: status and conservation of a vanishing population},
  author={Surendra Varma and Nguyen Xuan Dang and Trần Văn Thanh and Raman Sukumar},
  journal={Oryx},
  year={2008},
  volume={42},
  pages={92 - 99}
}
Abstract This study updates the status and conservation of the Endangered Asian elephant Elephas maximus in Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam. Line transect indirect surveys, block surveys for elephant signs, village surveys of elephant-human conflict incidents, guard-post surveys for records of sightings, and surveys of elephant food plants were undertaken during the dry and wet seasons of 2001. A minimum of 11 elephants and a maximum of 15-17 elephants was estimated for c. 500 km2 of the Park… 

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