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Title: Of cyclones and the tigers of Sundarbans
Authors: Chowdhury, Abhiroop
Armin, Rosencranz
Keywords: Cyclone Yaas
Natural hazards
Sundarbans
Tiger
Tiger behaviour
Human- wildlife conflict
Tiger widows
Issue Date: 13-Jun-2021
Publisher: The Statesman
Citation: Chowdhury, A. and Rosencranz, A. (June 13, 2021). Of cyclones and the tigers of Sundarbans. The Statesman, pp.7.
Abstract: Cyclone ‘Yaas” devastated vast tracts of the Indian Sundarbans on 26 May 2021, breaking the vulnerable earthen dams along the river-banks and flooding the islands with salt water. The devastation amounted to an estimated Rs 15,000 crore in the state of West Bengal, according to government sources. ‘Yaas’ has also impacted the wildlife of the Sundarbans as much as it has disrupted human lives.
URI: https://www.thestatesman.com/opinion/of-cyclones-and-the-tigers-of-sundarbans-1502972390.html
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