Census reveals a total of 1,103 wild elephants in forests of Kodagu
The forest staff used techniques like the dung density method where they used photographs and GPS to scientifically record elephant dung.
DFOs of Odisha and AP spar over jumbo deaths
4 elephants were electrocuted to death in Parvathipuram on May 12
Panel suggests relocation of 23 elephants from North East to Gujarat
It also recommended that all states consider transferring captive elephants that are abandoned or required to be rescued from any situation of cruelty to this rescue centre.
Odisha: Two women killed by jumbos, five injured in boar attack
While Muli was killed on the spot, Gouri sustained critical injuries. Later, villagers found the duo in the forest and rushed them to Angul hospital where Gouri succumbed to injuries.
Strong action must to solve man - animal row
India’s best kept secret’ is an exciting catchline the Odisha government uses for the state’s tourism brand-building exercise. And one of the key attractions is its vastly unexplored flora and fauna.
Four elephants trapped in pond rescued in Dakshina Kannada
Assistant Conservator of Forests Praveen, who led the rescue operation, suspected that one of the calves might have fallen into the pond and got trapped in the slush.
Jumbo issue: Learning to live with animals
The Kerala high court halted the operation and set up an expert committee to on the best interests of the elephant and the locals.
President inaugurates Gaj Utsav at Kaziranga, feeds elephants
The forests and green areas of elephant reserves are very effective carbon sinks, she said.
Odisha: Farmers in keep watch on jumbos atop ‘machans’
Owing to shortage of food in the forest, the elephants venture into farmland near Ghantikhala, Narangabasta, Gopinathpada, Kaptabarai, Gopalprasad, Boudhapur, Mahalapada and other villages.
Six months after Madras HC verdict, horticulture farm at Kallar still blocks jumbo route
The 122 years old farm which was established in 1900, is spread over 21 acres and has a good number of subtropical fruit trees like litchi, mangosteen, durian and avocado besides plenty of nutmeg.
Elephants trample two elderly women to death in Odisha
Two elderly women were killed by wild elephants in a forest near Dudhurkot village within Balimi police limits here on Thursday.
Strong government action a must to save jumbos from electrocution
The movie follows a tribal couple named Bomman and Bellie, employed by the state forest department, who successfully raise two abandoned elephant calves.
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Two kumkis hit the road to tranquilise Karuppan
Since January the department has made two attempts to capture Karuppan, who is spreading fear among people in Thalavadi, Hasanur and Jeerahalli.
Seven-member Tamil Nadu panel to check all captive elephants
Chief wildlife warden Srinivas R Reddy has formed the committee based on a direction of the Madras High Court.
Tamil Nadu fixes deadline to get nod for solar fence
To start with, farm owners will be required to register and obtain post-facto approval for solar fences erected to protect their crops from wild animals.
89 jumbos electrocuted in last 10 years in Tamil Nadu, RTI reveals
Experts attribute problem to farmers using illegal DC energisers to power solar fences, blame forest dept for delay in issuing guidelines
Three wild elephants electrocuted at Dharmapuri district
During the investigation, it was found that out of five elephants that entered the farmland owned by K Muregasan in search of water and fodder in the early hours on Tuesday.
Madras HC directs TN govt to take call on shifting all captive elephants to rehab camps
Court directs HR&CE dept to issue direction to all temples in TN not to acquire jumbos anymore
Dharmapuri forest staff await nod from Chennai to capture two elephants
Further, farmers levelled charges that forest staff do not stay at night and offer protection to the residents of these villages, they said.
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