Wednesday, November 27th 2019
Team 1: Hella, Laura, Oswin, Robert, Helen, Marnie and Celine – In the morning the team visited a farmer whose crops were destroyed by an elephant to document it. The group then conducted a pugmark survey at Meda Ela and came across jungle cat prints. Soon after the group received a phone call that a villager's house had been broken by an elephant. The team immediately left to visit the damage house and and document it.
Team 1: Celine, Helen and Robert visited the national park with Alicia. It was an incredible observation where over 60 elephants surrounded our jeep and grazed peacefully.
Team 2: Hella, Laura and Oswin went to Meda Kanda with Chathuranga. No elephants were observed.