D. Radhakrishnan

Thirty-six children benefit from a special camp at Mudumalai Tiger Reserve

The six-day wildlife census with focus on tigers began on Saturday.

Chief Wildlife Warden R. Sundararaju told The?Hindu at Kotagiri on Sunday that five tigers had been sighted in the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve. He said that one tiger was sighted in the Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve and pug marks were seen at many places.

Patrolling has been intensified in dry areas; situation to be reviewed end of the month

Photo: Special Arrangement

Not to be disturbed: Elephants crossing the road at the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve near Udhagamandalam.

V.S. Palaniappan

SHARING A POINT: Union Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh having a word with the principal Jose T.Mathew (left), during his visit to the Central Academy for State Forest Service in Coimbatore on Sunday.

R. Ramachandran

Rajesh Gopal, who heads the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), will soon submit a report on ecological impact of a proposed Rs 900-crore mega science project in a tiger reserve in Tamil Nadu which has drawn flak from the green brigade.

D. Radhakrishnan

Udhagamandalam: Even as the Mudumalai-Bandipur road across the Nilgiris-Karnataka border continues to be in the news on account of the ban imposed recently on vehicular movement during night to protect wild animals, an incident on Monday has brought into sharp focus the threat posed by speeding vehicles to wildlife.

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Forest Secretary Debendranath Sarangi (second from left), addressing a meeting in Udhagamandalam on Wednesday.

Udhagamandalam: High priority is being accorded to the protection of elephant corridors, said Forest Secretary Debendranath Sarangi while speaking to journalists here on Wednesday.

Udhagamandalam: Sans nature there cannot be any eco-tourism, said Mudumalai Tiger Reserve Field Director Rajiv K. Srivastava while delivering the valedictory address at a University Grants Commission sponsored national-level conference on