Economy With Puri’s green shelterbelt destroyed, human-animal conflicts could increase Updated : July 16, 2019 04:11 PM IST Damage to Puri’s Balukhanda reserved forest after Cyclone Fani increases chances of human-animal conflict. With the green shelterbelt gone, animals in the region such as spotted deer, striped hyenas, honey badger, porcupine, mongoose and wild cats are in danger. Destruction of the shelterbelt is also lowering farm yields as sandy and saline winds are impacting soil fertility. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.