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Odisha giant Croc Skeleton to be preserved: Forest Officials

Orissa wildlife authorities have decided to ptoreserve the skeletal remains of a giant male crocodile measuring 18.5ft in Bhitarkanika. The skeleton was found near a creek of the Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district of Orissa last month raising curiosity among the people and authorities have decided to move it to the interpretation centre of the museum of the park. ...

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Odisha Dolphin Cenusus Reveal 6 New Species in Bhitarkanika Lake

  Odisha government’s first ever survey of dolphins in lakes other than Chilika on Sunday showed that at least six species of dophins are in existence in these lakes. Conducted by the Wildlife Wings of Odisha, the enumeration of dolphins in the state was taken up in coastal divisions of Balasore, Bhadrak, Bhitarkanika, Puri, Chilika and Berhampur. Usually, the survey ...

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