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Observing Wild Elephants at Eco-park in Sri Lanka

Eco-park is an unpopular safari destination in the central province of Sri Lanka. It is located near Habarana junction in the direction of Trincomalee. One can reach Habarana easily along the A6 (Colombo-Trincomalee) main road. It takes nearly four hours … Continue reading

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Tips for wildlife holidays in Sri Lanka

Perhaps Sri Lanka is not as popular as Tanzania or Kenya for wildlife holidays.  But, Sri Lanka is a popular holiday destination with plenty of opportunities for wildlife holidays. In fact the island already attracts large number of foreigners to … Continue reading

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Wildlife holiday at Galoya National Park

Galoya national park is one of the least visited wildlife holiday destinations in Sri Lanka, perhaps due to its remoteness. Gal Oya national park is located off the beaten track in the Ampara and Monaragala districts. Gal Oya national park … Continue reading

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Role of the elephant in the society

Elephants are captured and tamed to use for various activities in the island of Sri Lanka. The history of taming wild elephants is going back to more than two thousand years. They were used for transporting heavy items and as … Continue reading

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Yet another animal disappeared from Sri Lanka

Dugong is a foreign word for modern generation of Sri Lanka. dugong is a rare mammal species lives in the sea and entered into the IUCN red list due to the accelerated killing in the 1970’s. Usually dugong is to … Continue reading

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Largest concentration of Komodo dragons in the world

Komodo national park is the national park with the highest concentrations of amphibians in the world. It is located in Indonesia and has been declared as a world heritage site. It was declared as a national park in 1980 and … Continue reading

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Conserving sea turtles

Sri Lanka, the tropical island, which was called Ceylon in the past is home for five sea turtle species.  All five species are recognized as endangered animal species in the world. The west coast of Sri Lanka is visited by … Continue reading

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Wild at its wildest

Kumana national park is an ultimate dream destination in the island for any wild life enthusiast. Kumana is situated 391km from the commercial center of Sri Lanka. The park is shared by two districts namely Ampara and Monaragala. It is … Continue reading

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Wildlife holidays in Tanzania

Tanzania is a country in the South African continent. The country is very rich of wild life and several popular wild life parks are located within its borders. Arusha Wildlife Park is one of the most important national parks in … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka leopards to be disssapeared soon

Sri Lankan leopard The Sri Lankan leopard is the country’s top predator. leopards are distributed throughout the island both inside and outside of protected areas. The leopard are occurring in wide range of living habitats such as dry evergreen monsoon forest, … Continue reading

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