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Rapidly shrinking Sunderbans poses threat to tiger

Mangrove forests of the Sundarbans — home to the Bengal tiger — are fast disappearing, jeopardising the fate of the endangered species, UK scientists have warned.

Rapid deterioration in mangrove health is occurring in the Sundarbans — covering parts of Bangladesh and Indian state of West Bengal — resulting in as much as 200m of coast disappearing in a single year, according to a report by scientists from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL).PTI


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