Wildlife Society of Orissa (WSO) Current Affairs, GK & News

Odisha’s initiatives to prevent Elephant electrocution

Odisha government has allocated Rs 445.75 crore to the distribution companies in order to increase ground clearance of electrical networks with the objective of preventing Elephant electrocution. Key facts With the help of allocated funds, distribution companies would also replace bare conductors across elephant corridors and movement areas. This initiative is aimed at preventing elephant ..

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WSO: Elephant landscape witnessing dramatic change in Odisha

According to the Wildlife Society of Orissa (WSO), the elephant landscape in Odisha has undergone a dramatic change because of mindless mining and unplanned developmental activities. Key Points According to WSO, elephant landscape has changed dramatically in last two decades. In Keonjhar district of Odisha, there were 112 elephants in 2002. Now, it has only ..

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