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Researchers Develop Elephant Warning System for Humans in Harm's Way

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January 12, 2014
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Scientists trying to reduce conflict between humans and elephants is southern Africa and India are developing a warning system they hope will keep the species apart. The researchers believe their electronic alarm technology can provide enough warning for vulnerable villagers to stay inside as roaming pachyderms approach. Jim Drury reports.


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