Elephants flee from bees

A study that has just come out of Kenya by Oxford university and Save the Elephants researcher Lucy King has confirmed that elephants respond to the sound of African bees by fleeing and rumbling to signal to the herd to flee too.  This is great news as it may signify a new way to deter elephants from crops: African bees – or even just the sound of their buzzing.  Check out the story here.

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