Wild Elephants Mating

25 Jun 2011 19:12 - 17 May 2013 12:54 #771 by Anonymous
Wild Elephants Mating was created by Anonymous

This picture of a wild Asian Elephant male attempting to mate was taken by a remote camera trap placed in Thailand's Western Forest Complex. It was placed deep in the forest on a track leading to a natural spring. You can clearly see that the young male is in musth from the discharge around his eye. The flash of the camera did nothing to dent his determination but the series of shots that followed showed them moving slowly out of frame. A very lucky camera-trap shot and a very interesting insight into the private life of one of Thailand's notable wild mammal species.{kunena_discuss:760}

Wild Asian Elephants getting to know each other

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

"Each species is a masterpiece, a creation assembled with extreme care and genius." > Edward O. Wilson

"An understanding of the Natural World and whats in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment." > Sir David Attenborough

“Climb up on some hill at sunrise.  Everybody needs perspective once in a while, and you’ll find it there.” > Robb Sagendorph

©2024 wildlifethailand.com

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.