Sangduen "Lek" Chailert

Sangduen

Sangduen "Lek" Chailert


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Sangduen "Lek" Chailert of the Elephant Nature Park ; Asian Hero of the Year by Time Magazine in 2005.

The Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai, Thailand runs a volunteer program with activities suitable for all age groups that include bathing elephants to basic health care.

For more information: Volunteering Positions at the Elephant Nature Park


Taken on: 30th October, 2009. Copyright: All Rights Reserved - See jeremyvillasis's page of Flickr

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