A herd of wild elephants from the nearby Rani Forest reserve drink water in the wetlands at Dipor Bil in Guwahati, India. The elephants’ natural habitat is being destroyed and they are forced to live in the farming areas where they cause damage to crops.
A body of a one-horned rhinoceros at the Kaziranga national park in Assam, India – the only region where the species is found. Forest officials say poachers are the suspected culprits. At least 22 rhinos have been killed in the park this year