International Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology

- International Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology (2016) Volume 4, Issue 1

Status Study of Elephant in Karanjia Division, Odisha

In 2010 total 32 elephant counted from Karanjia division. The age group consists of Adult bull 22%, Sub-Adult bull 9%, Adult cows 37%, Sub-Adult cows 16% and Calf 16%. Adult/Sub-adult unknown and Juvenile were not found during the census period. Similarly in 2012 census total 23 elephants were counted and the age group comprises of Adult bull 13%, Sub-adult bull 4%, Adult cows 4%, and sub-adult cow 48%, Calf 22%, juvenile 9%. During the census period Adult/Sub-adult unknown were not found. Comparison between the two census period 2010 and 2012 in 2012 the more different age group sighted in comparison to 2010.

Author(s): Sandeep Ranjan Mishra and H.K.Bisht

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