Anamalai Tiger Reserve

Tiger cub to be shifted to Manombolly after minor dental surgery in Tamil Nadu

An official said, "Soon after the animal lost its upper canine tooth on September 4, we stopped releasing live rabbits. However the animal is in healthy condition."

published on : 19th September 2022

Valparai tiger cub to be tranquilised for minor dental surgery

The cub was captured on September 28 2021, at Mudis estate near Valparai and maintained in a cage at Manombolly for nearly eight months.

published on : 7th September 2022

Tamil Nadu: Anamalai Tiger Reserve releases audio warning locals of animal movement

The awareness audio called upon the people to clear the bushes near their homes as these can serve as happy hiding points for big cats like leopards or sloth bears.

published on : 4th August 2022

Animals on move: Valparai locals cautioned

The message also stressed that the residents should keep their premises clean from bushes, as there is a high chance of leopard or sloth bear taking shelter there.

published on : 4th August 2022

Dindigul forest wildlife survey finds common langurs in Kannivadi, Batlagundu

The survey was carried out in seven ranges namely Dindigul range, Ayalur, Alagarkoil, Natham, Sirumalai, Dindigul and Ottanchathiram.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Elephant dies due to suspected indigestion in Anamalai Tiger Reserve 

Officials suspect that the animal has died due to indigestion. Postmortem was carried out in the presence of the Assistant Conservator of the forest.

published on : 31st July 2022

16-month-old tiger cub to be tranquilised in Tamil Nadu's Valparai for dental care

Based on a recommendation from an expert committee, officials have sent a letter to chief wildlife warden Syed Muzammil Abbas, seeking permission to tranquilise the cub.

published on : 21st July 2022

Paper mill on foothills of Tamil Nadu's Anamalai Tiger Reserve accused of polluting air, water

According to a classification by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), paper and pulp industry is the one of the 17 highly polluting industries. 

published on : 4th July 2022

No macaque deaths due to accidents in Valparai in one year

Apart from accidents, macaques also face issue of lack of availability of Cullenia exarillata (vedi palam), one of their main foods, from the forest. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Tamil Nadu's Valparai plateau loses no one to elephant attacks in one year

The majority of the victims were labourers of tea and coffee estates on 200 sqkm of the region and equally, 75 elephants had also died between 2012-13 and 2021-2022.

published on : 17th June 2022

ATR Kadar tribe eviction: NHRC issues summons to Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary, State submits report

A senior government official said that the Coimbatore collector conducted an inquiry and found no human-right violation and the tribal families were given title rights

published on : 4th June 2022

Release of rescued tiger cub to Anamalai Tiger Reserve postponed

Ramesh’s expertise was sought since he has experience in re-wilding tiger cubs in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 27th May 2022

Clean-up drive launched in Anamalai Tiger Reserve to remove plastic waste

The forest department on Tuesday launched a clean-up drive to remove plastic waste littered inside the Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR).

published on : 25th May 2022

Rescued tiger cub to get new enclosure in Anamalai Tiger Reserve on Thursday

A 15-month-old tiger cub, which has been living in a cage for nearly nine months after it was rescued near Valparai, will be released into a larger enclosure on Thursday.

published on : 25th May 2022

Plastic ban on cards at Anamalai Tiger Reserve

Hours after the video of the incident was posted on social media, Sahu instructed district forest officers (DFOs) of all the tiger reserves to intensify vehicular checks.

published on : 24th May 2022

Anamalai Tiger Reserve tribals all set to weave a better future

MG Ganesan, Deputy Director of ATR, said out of the 70 tribal women in Sarcarpathy and Nagaroothu settlements who attended a meeting in this regard, 30 women have come forward to receive training.

published on : 18th May 2022

New firefly species adds glow to Coimbatore's Anamalai Tiger Reserve forest

The bioluminescent world of Pandora in the movie Avatar may be fictional, but the phenomenon has become a reality in the Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR).

published on : 5th May 2022

Tribals in Anamalai Tiger Reserve to get housing plots

It may be recalled that the state government distributed each 1.5 cents to 21 families in Kallar Theppakulamedu near Valparai in November last year.

published on : 21st April 2022

Tribals in Tamil Nadu's Anamalai Tiger Reserve to get housing plots

Collector GS Sameeran had recently directed officials to expedite the the work and the devclopment is in the lines of similar action last year when tribals were allotted land at Kallar Theppakulamedu.

published on : 21st April 2022

Natural causes behind 90 per cent of TN jumbo deaths; most cases in Kovai

30 fatalities recorded this year till March 15, expert team says in report to govt panel

published on : 18th April 2022
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