Seven more species of wild mammals : two bats, four rats and a wolf: have been reported for the first time from the Gir forests. These take the tally of mammals seen in the Gir Protected Area to 39
The World Bak inspection panel which visited the Nagarahole National park last week has promised to report their findings to the Bank within three months. According to a statement issued by tribal
The 430 sq km area of the world famous Kaziranga National Park, submerged by about 18 feet deep flood water, now lie bereft of any wildlife. The national park director, Mr B.S. Bonal, admitted that
Baby green turtles artificially incubated by marine experts headed for the sea - and freedom - yesterday. About 70 turtles were reared by the Agriculture and Fisheries Department after
It was around 11a.m. in the morning that the Forest and Wildlife Department of the Delhi government, acting on a tip-off, raided a jhuggi in Seelampur in east Delhi where 216 rose-ringed parakeets,
Rare animals, the pride of any zoo, are fast disappearing in Delhi. In the past three years, five royal Bengal tigers, eight chinkaras, two lion tailed macaques and two swamp deers have died.
The government has banned the export of manufactured articles and shavings of shed antlers of chital and sambhar with immediate effect to safeguard the deer population in the
In an inspiring saga of conservation, a Muslim youth from Kota in Rajasthan gave up his life trying to save an injured peacock - the national bird - from the hands of a group of fleeting poachers.
Scientists are against a government move to bring about wide-ranging restrictions in the use of animals in pharmaceutical research. They fear if the rules by the Control and Supervision of
Conservationists are planning to use explosions and gunfire to scare migrant birds away from parts of a wintering site poisoned by an environmental disaster. They will also lay down food in less
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