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Saturday, November 30, 2013
Close on the heels of the killing of two tribals by a tiger at Bandipur, a forest watcher at Nagarahole was found dead in the early hours of Saturday in what is suspected to be a case of t...
More on wildlife AND: animal
, habitat (conservation)
, human interest
Thursday, November 28, 2013
The British Prime Minister, David Cameron, will host the highest level global summit to date on combating the illegal wildlife trade in London.
The summit next February, to which 50 heads...
More on wildlife AND: crime
, endangered species
Monday, November 18, 2013
A team of birders from the Coastal Karnataka Bird Watchers’ Group sighted 87 species of birds during the bird census conducted by them at the Durga Reserve Forest, about four kilometers from Karka...
More on wildlife AND: Mangalore
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July 7, 2012
The Coast Guard’s proposal to install a radar on the tiny island of Narcondam in the Andaman and Nicobar cluster threatens to wipe out the last of the 350 endangered Narcondam Hornbills, which are...
March 8, 2012
To clip the wings of illegal bird trade, custodians of wildlife in the government are being helped to identify native parrot species »
February 20, 2012
One of India's iconic tiger reserves is emblematic of its efforts to save the big cat
February 2, 2012
The arboretum (tree garden) near the Ooty Lake was in focus on Thursday with the Public Awareness Association of Udhagamandalam choosing it as a venue for the observance of the World Wetlands Day.
January 11, 2012
A tigress, attacked and devoured a farmer at a village in Vidarbha's Yavatmal district of Maharashtra on Monday, sparking anger among the villagers about the lack of fencing between the village an...
December 5, 2011
Hornbills are beautiful birds familiar to many as farmers of the forest that ensure the dispersal of fruit seeds. Nine species of these large birds are found in India, mainly in the Northeast and...
October 17, 2011
The Great Indian Bustard is a “Friend of the Farmer” and its wellbeing will pave the way for the survival of other birds.
September 13, 2011
The wayward penguin known as “Happy Feet” has gone missing in the ocean south of New Zealand. There’s a slight chance scientists tracking the bird may hear from him again — if he’s still alive — b...
August 19, 2011
British scientists investigating a decline in the number of migrating cuckoos say five birds fitted with tiny satellite tracking devices have reached Africa on their journey south. The f...
July 8, 2011
All polar bears came from Ireland, claim scientists who have revealed that the animals descended from a single female brown bear living in the European nation during last Ice Age, around 10,...
June 14, 2012
The state forest department has networked its ground-level offices and jeeps involved in patrolling helping them keep connected across the six wildlife sanctuaries including a national park, which are part of the Western Ghat hill ranges.
February 21, 2012
First translocation from Kaziranga »
February 10, 2012
We walk down the main path of the Madras Crocodile Bank as we've done countless times before. But this time I ask Rom to narrate how the place took shape. “The process took 10 years at least,” Rom...
January 20, 2012
History is waiting to be repeated at the Panna Tiger Reserve (PTR) as the big cat population is under serious threat in the absence of the crucial and mandatory “buffer zone”. The declar...
December 13, 2011
Thirteen-year old Parvathi boarded the truck with excitement in Madurai on Monday for a 48-day winter vacation in the cool climes of Mudumalai forests. Along with Parvathi, the temple eleph...
November 25, 2011
Call them climate champs, tree huggers or tiger enthusiasts, these Captain Planets of tomorrow clearly believe that when it comes to saving the earth, the power is yours
October 1, 2011
The star of the Jervis National Park, near Sydney, is the Black Swan. Will this sanctuary resist the pressures of tourism and development?
August 30, 2011
A female rhino was killed by poachers in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and her horn taken away on Tuesday thus raising the toll of slain rhinos to nine this year in the State.
July 31, 2011
High drama in West Bengal
June 26, 2011
Jairam Ramesh terms the morning’s sighting “the best ever”
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