Zoo Outreach Organization &
Wildlife Information Liaison Development


 ZOO/WILD's 2016 Activities . . .

Integrating Human Elephant Coexistence endeavors through street plays in Hosur Forest Division of Tamil Nadu, India

iefProject Investigator: Rengasamy Marimuthu
Grantee: International Elephant Foundation, USA

This proposed project is to teach community who live in or nearby Hosur Forest Division, Krishnagiri District of human elephant conflict areas and teach them about safety education on human elephant coexistence through street play (Veedhi Natakam - is a folk theatre one of the oldest and most powerful art form in Tamil Nadu) for the communities in order to save their lives and live harmoniously with elephants.