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Tiger Growl Recordings Deter Crop-Raiding Elephants

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 787 days ago -
Lives could be saved and crops protected by playing sounds of growling tigers to wild elephants on their way to raid fields in India, a study reports. There have been hundreds of deaths and much crop loss in the last decade in areas where elephants come

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Christeen Anderson (656)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 5:32 am
If this works then I think it's a great idea.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 11:32 am
Brilliant !!! I know recordings of my barking dogs have deterred Daphne and her twin fawns from eating up my unfenced gardens. (Don't worry ~ they don't get *barked* at when they're just grazing or snacking on fallen apples!)

Patricia H. (440)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 11:50 am

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 12:06 pm
to dobry pomysł

. (0)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:42 pm
What an interesting read-thanks!

GGmaSheila D. (179)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 6:12 pm
Hope it works for them. You see things like this done in the movies - life imitating art??

Ruth C. (264)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 5:40 am
Lets wait and see what happen!

Sara P. (72)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 8:21 am
Stop words, we need that this people act!!! Thanks Cher.
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