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‘SMS’ for elephants

An early warning system using SMSes is now showing results, reducing the human-pachyderm conflict in the Anamalai hills of Tamil Nadu

Signage in Tamil indicating that this route is frequented by elephants. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

1/6Signage in Tamil indicating that this route is frequented by elephants. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

Elephants traversing a tea estate in the Anamalai hills. Photo: Ganesh Raghunathan/NCF

2/6Elephants traversing a tea estate in the Anamalai hills. Photo: Ganesh Raghunathan/NCF

A ration shop damaged by elephants. Photo: Ananda Kumar

3/6A ration shop damaged by elephants. Photo: Ananda Kumar

An SMS about elephant movement. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

4/6An SMS about elephant movement. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

Beacons at the Parry Agro tea estate tower. The locals operate the beacon lights. Photo: Aneesh Sankaran Kutty

5/6Beacons at the Parry Agro tea estate tower. The locals operate the beacon lights. Photo: Aneesh Sankaran Kutty

Locals walking near the Iyerpadi bus stand, overlooking the Parry Agro tea estate. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

6/6Locals walking near the Iyerpadi bus stand, overlooking the Parry Agro tea estate. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

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