So just to add to the growing list of issues, this is one of them and it really is a part of the bigger picture of protecting the habitat as being one of the vital elements to saving the species. Excerpt and article link below.
TEMPO.CO, Palembang – The number of wild and domesticated elephants in Sumatera may dwindle in coming years. Sriwijaya University Professor Robiyanto H. Susanto said one of the reasons is poor water system in forests, peatland, and industrial forest concessions. Read the full original article here or www.en.tempo.co.