Sri Lankan elephants’ struggle to survive

Al Jazeera | Feb 15, 2020 at 7:08 AM
  • Conservationists have criticised the Sri Lankan minister of wildlife for distributing shotguns to Civil Security personnel to protect farmers and their crops from elephants.
  • Shrinking habitats and growing human populations are bringing people and elephants into an escalating confrontation while promised conservation efforts have yet to materialise.