Sri Lanka Elephant

Sri Lanka to build more elephant conservation centers

Sri Lanka to build more elephant conservation centers

Colombo – Xinhua Wednesday, 16 November 2011 12:07 GMT Sri Lanka has started to build four elephant conservation centers to end the ongoing human- elephant conflicts, the country’s Wildlife Conservation officials said Wednesday. Four centers bordering national parks in Sri Lanka would be...
Return of Rambo

Return of Rambo

Last week, Srilal Miththapala highlighted that Rambo, the elephant regularl...

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Elephant Dung

Elephant Dung

Elephants have a very poor digestive system which is only about 45% efficient. That is why they spend some 16 hours a day eating. The digested vegitatio0n that is defecated is thus rich in nutrients a...
Rambo of Uda Walawe National Park

Rambo of Uda Walawe National Park

I first set eyes on Rambo in the early 1990’s when I started visiting the Uda Walawe National Park. He was a young male elephant at that time, with a very calm demeanor. He had a very unique identif...
Sri Lanka Elephant

A site dedicated to the majestic elephants of Sri Lanka. The website was initially founded by Srilal Miththapala as a personal web page to share his love for the gentle giants on Geocities way back in 1996. So we’ve essentially been online for 24 years, that’s right 24! The transformation since then has been phenomenal. Sri Lanka Elephant has now become an information and community hub for elephant enthusiasts from all over the world.