A herd of wild elephants has caused many problems in China. These animals escaped from a nature reserve more than a month ago and are now close to a city where millions of people live.
More than 500 police and other emergency personnel, 64 trucks, 52 emergency vehicles and 14 drones have been deployed to monitor the cattle herd. They are trying to get the elephants back to the sanctuary. They tried to lure the elephants there with food.
This group consists of 15 Asian elephants. This species can grow to 3 meters high and 6 meters long. They can also weigh thousands of pounds. Elephants have now traveled more than 500 kilometers, and many Chinese are following their journey.
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