Journal article icon

Journal article

Chilli-briquettes modify the temporal behaviour of elephants, but not their numbers

Abstract:

Crop loss to foraging elephants is one of the most significant causes of conflict between people and elephants in areas where wild elephants share resources with people. Effective solutions to reduce the effects of human–elephant conflict on local livelihoods are thus essential to foster coexistence between elephants and people. We assessed the effectiveness of chilli-briquettes (bricks made of dry chilli, elephant dung and water) in altering elephants use of space in the eastern Okavango Pan...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1017/S0030605317001235

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Oxford college:
Jesus College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-9371-9003
Ecoexist Project More from this funder
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Oryx Journal website
Volume:
53
Issue:
1
Pages:
100-108
Publication date:
2017-11-28
Acceptance date:
2017-07-26
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-3008
ISSN:
0030-6053
Pubs id:
pubs:812305
URN:
uri:61ab1825-5b5a-43a2-a681-e1f98bf47561
UUID:
uuid:61ab1825-5b5a-43a2-a681-e1f98bf47561
Local pid:
pubs:812305

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP