With drones and bananas, China coaxes wayward elephants home

First the entire village is shooed indoors, its power supply is cut, and finally bananas and other elephant treats are dumped on the opposite side of town to coax the uninvited guests to pass through.

So goes the routine welcome ceremony for China's wayward herd of 14 , whose wandering ways have sparked an unusual operation aimed at steering them home across steep, winding, and often populated terrain.

Read more: https://phys.org/news/2021-08-drones-bananas-china-coaxes-wayward.html



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