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Hanging solar fences effectively tackling man-elephant conflict in Assam

Guwahati: The Assam forest department’s hanging solar-powered electric fences have turned out to be an effective tool in keeping wild pachyderms at bay, thus addressing the problem of man-elephant conflict in some forest fringe areas, an official said on Monday. Steel wires are hung in a row from a three-metre high horizontal overhead wire supported by […]