Data from: Sundaic elephants prefer habitats on the periphery of protected areas

J. Antonio De La Torre, Cheryl Cheah, Alex Lechner, Ee Phin Wong, Augustine Tuuga, Salman Saaban, Benoit Goossens & Ahimsa Campos-Arceiz
1. Protected Areas (PAs) are a cornerstone of global conservation strategies. PAs, however, are not equally effective for all threatened taxa, and it is important to understand taxa-specific effectiveness of PAs networks. 2. In this study we evaluate the role of the PAs network on the protection of Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) and their habitats in Southeast Asia’s Sundaic region. Since Asian elephants tend to prefer secondary forests or forest gaps, we predicted that PAs...
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