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Action sought to prevent more animals being hit by trains (December Week #1 (2015))
Action sought to prevent more animals being hit by trains [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75670]

The Hospet-Tinaighat section of South Western Railways has earned notoriety as a “killer track” for the increasing number of deaths of wildlife animals at vulnerable patches under the section passing through the thick and reserved forest areas of Khanapur
taluk.




Pamela Anderson joins campaign to stop whale hunting (December Week #1 (2015))
Pamela Anderson joins campaign to stop whale hunting [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75690]

Actress Pamela Anderson has joined a campaign to help stop whale hunting. The dedicated animal-rights activist has joined the board of directors of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in a bid to "defend ocean wildlife and habitats worldwide," reports
femalefirst.co.uk.




Panama turtle eggs could 'fry' from rising temperatures (Issue of the week, Novemberweek#3 (2015))
Panama turtle eggs could 'fry' from rising temperatures [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75408]

Sea turtle eggs laid in the sand of beaches in Panama risk getting fried before hatching because of rising temperatures, an environmental protection group in the Central American country is warning. 




Doctors, NGOs join hands to fight tobacco litter (Novemberweek#3 (2015))
 Doctors, NGOs join hands to fight tobacco litter [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75456]

Doctors and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have come together to build pressure on the Central government, so that it declares cigarette and bidi butts as toxic waste. NGO Doctors for You has filed a petition regarding the same with the National
Green Tribunal (NGT), saying a filter of a single cigarette contains over 4,000 harmful chemicals. It stated that over 100 billion cigarette butts are discarded in India every year, which contain harmful, cancer-causing chemicals.




A paradise for winter visitors (Novemberweek#3 (2015))
A paradise for winter visitors [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75428]

Winter is almost upon us, a time when one of nature’s most fascinating aspects is at play — migration. While many animals migrate in search of food and better climate, birds are the most popular winter migrators. For them, it is a matter of life and death.
As winter approaches, food resources decrease by a great margin, leaving birds no other options but to go in search of greener pastures. 




Animal adoption draws more support (Novemberweek#3 (2015))
Animal adoption draws more support [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=75491]

LUDHIANA: Ludhianvis have started showing their compassion towards animals as more and more people are coming forward to adopt zoo creatures.


A day after a businessman from Model Town Amit Thamman approached the zoo authorities to adopt a deer, another businessman from Madhopuri, Vinay Malhotra, has expressed his wish to adopt one black buck and one barking deer.





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