With their testosterone surged to 60 times the normal level while in their state of musth, elephant bulls become aggressive and will seek a fight other males.
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Natural World – Sri Lanka: Elephant Island
Sri Lanka is a beautiful and extraordinary country. An exotic island heaven, home to some very special elephants. Rocked by 30 years of civil war, the island has been all but closed off. Now this remarkable blue chip film reveals the amazing and emotional lives of the island’s stunning elephants. Filmed by Martyn Colbeck, one of the world’s greatest wildlife cameramen, this is the moving story of Sri Lanka’s lost elephants. How well have they survived the brutal war? What’s happened to the great tuskers the island was once famous for?
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