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dc.contributor.authorMeehan, C.
dc.contributor.authorGreco, B.
dc.contributor.authorLynn, B.
dc.contributor.authorMorfeld, K.
dc.contributor.authorVicino, Greg A.
dc.contributor.authorOrban, D.
dc.contributor.authorGorsuch, C.
dc.contributor.authorQuick, M.
dc.contributor.authorRipple, L.
dc.contributor.authorFournier, K.
dc.contributor.authorMoore, D.
dc.date.accessioned2020-04-29T21:30:30Z
dc.date.available2020-04-29T21:30:30Z
dc.date.issued2019
dc.identifier1748-1090
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/izy.12222
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/89
dc.description.abstractThe Elephant Welfare Initiative (EWI) is an effort supported by a community of member zoos with the common goal of advancing evidence-based elephant-care practices that enhance welfare. The idea for the EWI came about following the completion of a large-scale North American elephant welfare study, which demonstrated that daily practices, such as social management, enrichment and exercise, play a critical role in improving the welfare of elephants in zoos....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttps://zslpublications.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/izy.12222
dc.rights© 2019 The Zoological Society of London
dc.subjectAFRICAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectASIAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectANIMAL WELFARE
dc.subjectSTEREOTYPIES
dc.subjectBEHAVIOR
dc.subjectZOOS
dc.subjectEPIDEMIOLOGY
dc.titleThe Elephant Welfare Initiative: a model for advancing evidence-based zoo animal welfare monitoring, assessment and enhancement
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleInternational Zoo Yearbook
dc.source.volume53
html.description.abstractThe Elephant Welfare Initiative (EWI) is an effort supported by a community of member zoos with the common goal of advancing evidence-based elephant-care practices that enhance welfare. The idea for the EWI came about following the completion of a large-scale North American elephant welfare study, which demonstrated that daily practices, such as social management, enrichment and exercise, play a critical role in improving the welfare of elephants in zoos....


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