15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Tribal Elephant

The Nepalese people in Chitwan are amongst the poorest in the country due to the lack of resources and education. They relay heavily on their elephants to help transport mass amounts of vegetation throughout their eco system. Elephants are consider sacred animals in Nepal.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2017
Photo Location: CHITWAN, Nepal
Camera: ILCE-7M2
Copyright: © Kelvin Nunez