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17th Meeting of Uttarakhand Wildlife Board
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- On June 21, 2022, under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, the 17th meeting of the Uttarakhand Wildlife Board was held in the Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Auditorium, Secretariat.
- It was decided in the meeting that Center of Excellence in Human-Wildlife Conflict Mitigation and Center for Excellence in Wildlife Health would be established in the state.
- Guidelines will be made regarding the behaviour of tourists in tiger reserves, protected areas and other tourist forest areas.
- Primary Response Teams (PRTs) will be formed at the village level by the state government to protect wildlife as well as prevent forest fires.
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