Behavior Adaptions Elephants usually migrate at the beginning of a dry season between june and November. When the rainy seasons arrives elephants start the long journey back to their home. Elephants migrate in herds.
Ecosystem/Habitat Elephants usually live where the sun is blazing hot, like Africa or Asia. Habitat Savanna Grass lands
Climate Elephants live in dry hot areas but they still need water and mud to keep cool.
sounds Elephants can make very interesting sounds. click here for a video of elephant sounds.click here for a video of elephant sounds
Diet/ food chain Elephants eats leaves and plants which makes them a herbivore or Primary consumer.
Niche Elephants are also known as an ecosystem engineer because elephants knock down trees to keep them from over welming, they also keep the grass under control.
Learned behaviors Elephants flap their ears to keep cool Elephants like to role in mud to keep themselves cool Elephants use their trunks to spray water on them Elephants can be taught to paint pictures
Inherited traits Elephants have trunks Elephants are very big Elephants have big ears Elephants have good memories and are very smart
Elephants are the largest living mammal on land Elephants are 8-14 feet tall Tallest point of the elephant is its shoulders Elephants weigh about 4-7 tons Elephants are very good swimmers