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02Nov/11

Dancing Deers Losing Ground

The dancing deers of Manipur are so named because of the ease with which they use two legs to manoeuvre the swamps of their habitat – a one-of-its-kind floating biomass vegetation on the Loktak lake. But experts warn that the remaining members of this critically endangered species may soon drown as the biomass that floats on the water is vanishing fast.