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Flood triggers animal migration from Kaziranga National Park (July Week #5 (2016))
Flood triggers animal migration from Kaziranga National Park [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83306]

GUWAHATI: Animals from theKaziranga National Park+ , a World Heritage Site about 250 km from here, have started coming out in herds in search of elevated grounds as large swathe of the protected area has been inundated by the rising water of Brahmaputra.




Elephant warning system in place (July Week #5 (2016))
Elephant warning system in place [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83202]

KOZHIKODE: The early warning system implemented by the forest department to reduce man-animal conflict along the fringes of Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (WWS) would be launched on Monday.

260 ‘clean’ units do not need green nod under new grouping (July Week #5 (2016))
260 ‘clean’ units do not need green nod under new grouping [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83353]

The Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) reclassified industries on the basis of their environment impact on Monday, relieving 260 industries from the requirement of green clearances.

Taloja plant blamed for Kasadi pollution (July Week #5 (2016))
Taloja plant blamed for Kasadi pollution [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83328]

With pollution in the Kasadi River having allegedly reached hazardous levels due to discharge of industrial effluents from Taloja’s MIDC industrial complex, the fishing community and activists are blaming the CETP plant for this situation. Moreover, it
has been more than a month since a showcause notice was issue and action is yet to be taken against the CETP plant.

Byculla zoo gets Humboldt penguins as new members despite protests (July Week #5 (2016))
Byculla zoo gets Humboldt penguins as new members despite protests [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83355]

Mumbai: Adding to its list of major attractions, city's Byculla Zoo has brought in eight Humboldt penguins from Chile and Peru, an exercise which has not gone down well with wildlife experts who termed it as "wasteful and unnecessary."

Manipur villagers rescue barking deer from hunters (Issue of the week, July Week #4 (2016))
Manipur villagers rescue barking deer from hunters [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=83163]

Villagers of TejpurAwangLeikai in Manipur's Thoubal district rescued a barking deer from armed hunters on Wednesday. The male deer had sustained wounds on its limbs after being chased by 20 armed hunters accompanied by hunting dogs. It is believed to have
been chased out of a heavily-forested tribal village in Chandel district and reached Tejpur village on Wednesday afternoon.

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