An investigation of the status of crocodiles and their habitats in Sri Lanka and assessment of human-crocodile conflict . Approximately 10-20 people are killed annually and about 50 people are attacked by crocodiles in Sri Lanka. Propose actions that should be taken to minimize this conflict as well as to conserve the crocodiles and their natural habitats.
More than 100 human-crocodile conflicts were inverstigated throughout Sri Lanka. Crocodile fences were erected in several communities to create protected bathing areas for villagers.
Project 0905271 location - Sri Lanka, Asia