Tag Archives: reflections

First day

Guest post by Michael Pardo, Cornell University December 18, 2012 A breathtaking expanse of bushes peppered with trees.   That is my first impression of Uda Walawe National Park as we pass through the entrance gate in the early hours of … Continue reading

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The Magnificence of Mud

It’s October, and the monsoon is in full force.  As we wrote in an earlier post the elephants love mud.  They’re just oversized piggies with big floppy ears.  Here’s a video for your amusement: Why do they love mud so … Continue reading

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