Activists, NGOs and forest officials say that the 2018 draft notification is impractical and defeats the very purpose of having an Eco Sensitive Zone around the Park.
13 Nov 2019
Earlier, the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests had requested the state to reconsider the proposal and examine the possibility of retaining the original proposal of ESZ around BNP.
09 Nov 2019
According to wildlife scientists and experts, India’s tiger census method does not bode well for the country’s tiger success story due to lack of transparency on data and analysis.
07 Nov 2019
Daroji Sloth bear Sanctuary in Ballari district, celebrating its silver jubilee, is home to birds and other animals too
03 Nov 2019
Recent scientific findings reveal that Bandipur has shown improvement in terms of its vegetation during a three-decade period after it was declared a tiger reserve.
29 Oct 2019
The proposed 2,000 MW Sharavathi Pumped Storage Hydroelectric project falls in the middle of the Sharavathi river valley.
23 Oct 2019
The recent human and cattle killings in the Bandipur Tiger Reserve have exposed the sheer lack of action on the part of state government.
21 Oct 2019
In fact, the aims and objectives of these guidelines are: conservation, protection, regeneration and management of existing natural forests.
18 Oct 2019
It will be a tough task to identify the tiger which killed a farmer in Chowdanahalli village of Bandipur Tiger Reserve, on Wednesday.
10 Oct 2019
Some agitators have been demanding that this national highway should be kept open during day time too while it is anyway open.
06 Oct 2019
It wants parity in payscales and allowances with equivalent cadres to that of police department
04 Oct 2019
The Kappatagudda Wildlife Sanctuary, which was notified recently, is likely to come up for discussion in the State Wildlife Board meeting on Thursday.
26 Sep 2019
with a thriving wildlife comes the poaching headache. k’taka at present is seeing a battle between forest dept and hunters who are on the prowl
23 Sep 2019
Villagers in Kali Tiger Reserve have been waiting for relocation due to frequent man-animal conflicts, and release of effluents from power plant
22 Sep 2019
The men were trying to sell close to 52 kg of tusks worth `1.27 crore
20 Sep 2019