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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...
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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...
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Saturday, November 16, 2013
Wildlife authorities plan to create three percolation ponds in the area; environmentalists upset
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June 20, 2011
The Assam-state-zoo-cum botanical garden is all set to achieve another milestone with the authorities planning to build a conservation breeding centre for the highly endangered golden langurs insid...
June 13, 2011
Wildlife experts are making one last effort to save the endangered Columbia Basin pygmy rabbit, believed to be extinct in the wild since mid-2004. The pygmy rabbit is the smallest rab...
May 24, 2011
The minister hopes to rope in the lead actors of the film
March 23, 2011
Expressing hope that the number of tigers in the country has increased, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh today said that the census of the big cats would be made public on March 28.
March 12, 2011
An exhibition of rare wildlife photographs commenced at the President Hall on Avanashi Road in the city. According to N.I. Jalaludeen, President of Nature Conservation Society, the expo show...
March 3, 2011
With the steep decline in populations of many animal species, from frogs and fish to tigers, some scientists have warned that Earth is on the brink of a mass extinction like those that occur...
January 7, 2011
The help of the forest department has been sought by the residents of Indira Nagar and surroundings near Pandhalur to tackle the menace caused by a lone makhna (tuskless male elephant).
December 7, 2010
Jumbo Fund, instituted by cricketer Anil Kumble's Kumble Foundation, on Monday launched its activities by presenting the first Jumbo Wildlife Awards to temporary watchers, foresters, wildlife biol...
November 18, 2010
Union Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh announced in Sariska on Wednesday Rs.30 crore for shifting villages from the Sariska Tiger Reserve. On a visit to the reserve after...
November 13, 2010
“We are looking at setting up eight more reserves as part of the tiger conservation efforts,” Union Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh said here on Friday. “Th...
June 16, 2011
A rogue elephant regularly ravaging farms in forest-fringe villages of Kerala’s Wayanad district has been radio-collared by Wildlife officials to monitor its movements.
June 10, 2011
A special South African police outfit which dealt with security during the 2010 FIFA World Cup has joined the country's fight against the scourge of rhino poaching which has seen 173 of the...
April 26, 2011
The summer rains which were in a long duration in Idukki district have considerably reduced the chances of wild fires that occur during the peak of the summer season resulting in vast lose t...
March 15, 2011
Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region, which has several tiger projects and wild life sanctuaries in close proximity is fast shaping up as the potential Tiger Capital of the country.
March 7, 2011
Also known as a cat bear or a fire fox, these creatures are on the endangered list. They live in the north eastern part of the country. They weigh around four kilos and are reddish brown in colour.
February 12, 2011
The Forest Department has decided to fix radio-collared telemeters on wild elephants for tracking their movement so as to avert man-animal conflicts that have, of late, become quite frequent, acco...
January 3, 2011
Increased activity of wild animals at Marikavalasa within Greater Visakha Municipal Corporation limits has spurred the Department of Forest to track the leopard or panther that has been moving in t...
November 22, 2010
Global wildlife experts and politicians from 13 countries are meeting in Russia to discuss plans to revive the world's tiger population that has shrunk to a dangerously low level. ...
November 17, 2010
Nearly five per cent of the elephant population in the Walayar forest area has been killed in the last few years
October 18, 2010
The Forest Department, Coimbatore, witnessed an overwhelming response to various contests organised on the occasion of the Wildlife Week Celebrations. According to District Forest...
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