The Tamil Nadu government has set up an expert committee to study the conflict between human beings and elephants in the Gudalur area and to come up with holistic solutions. The development came after several people lost their lives to elephant attacks at O- Valley in Gudalur in May and June. The committee, headed by Conservator of Forests and Madumalai… Continue reading "TN sets up panel to probe Human-Elephant conflict"
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Forest officials of Tamil Nadu’s Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR) have used bio-repellents to prevent the intrusion of wild elephants into human settlements, thus reducing the number of jumbo attacks. Since December 2021, officials of ATR have mixed bio-repellent in water and sprayed the mixture around residences and shops in Mudis estate, TANTEA, Sangali road, and Urulikkal. The forest officials said… Continue reading "Forest officials from Anamalai Tiger Reserve use bio-repellents to avoid elephant-human conflict"