This superbly written personal account of time spent monitoring and learning about wild elephants in India provides the reader with valuable insights into both elephant and human behavior. This authentic account of a young man’s efforts to protect this species that we all hold so dear is a must-read.

Christy discovered a deep yearning to understand his study animals, being drawn to protect them. His concern and dedication for elephants spans decades. Early on in his career Christy connected with Elephant Aid International’s founder Carol Buckley. We have had the honor to observe firsthand his life’s devotion to wild elephants. Christy serves on the Board of EAI, sharing his well-earned wisdom and mutual admiration of all elephants.