Bannerghatta National Park

Lone tiger in Bannerghatta National Park searches high and low for a mate 

The lone tiger in Bannerghatta National Park is worried and angry that it has not found a mate still. Even the forest officials are worried.

published on : 11th August 2019

Three tuskers from BNP give officials sleepless nights

A group of three tuskers has been giving forest officials of Bannerghatta National Park sleepless nights.

published on : 11th August 2019

Tejasvi Surya voices concern over Bannerghatta ESZ issue

Bangalore South MP writes letter to forest minister stating that area is under threat from mining, real estate, unbridled commercial activities   

published on : 8th August 2019

Bangalore Rural has two surprises - Plenty of water, jumbos

The lakes are brimming with water this poll season as the elephants come out in herds in Sathnur and Channapatna ranges.

published on : 13th April 2019

Bengaluru: Road work near Bannerghatta National Park irks activists

Though activists are fumed over widening of the four-km stretch on Bannerghatta-Anekal Road, forest department said that any work outside the premises is allowed except for Red Category industries.

published on : 27th March 2019

Mining activities in ESZ of Bannerghatta National Park not curbed: Report

The Department of Forest, Environment and Ecology informed the Karnataka Lokayukta that appropriate steps have not been taken by the officials, with regard to mining operations.

published on : 24th February 2019

New corridors and threats of man-animal conflict

Human activity such as settlements and agriculture have resulted in fragmented and narrow pachyderm corridors.

published on : 10th February 2019

Elephant herd on NICE road near Kengeri gives commuters a scare

Shrinking forest area and vanishing corridors have led to herds of elephants are being sighted on major roads in the outskirts of Bengaluru.

published on : 6th January 2019

Bengaluru citizens rally to save Bannerghatta   

More than 50,000 citizens have raised objections against the government’s move to reduce the Eco Sensitive Zone (ESZ) of the Bannerghatta National Park.

published on : 1st January 2019

Bannerghatta National Park faces threat of being swallowed by urban jungle

Apart from concrete structures, relentless quarrying along the edges of the reserve to feed the city’s demand is also posing a threat.

published on : 2nd September 2018