Tamil Nadu Forest department

Tamil Nadu: Delay in establishing holistic warning system causes death of elephants on tracks

TK Ashok Kumar, District Forest Officer said projects such as setting up Human Elephant Conflict Mitigation Cell in District Forest Office could not be implemented due to administrative reasons. 

published on : 9th December 2021

Tiger search: Tamil Nadu Forest department yet to sight big cat, two others spotted

Sources said that tiger movement was not recorded in cameras fixed near Moyar river where a cow was believed to have been killed by a tiger on October 8.

published on : 11th October 2021

TN forest dept builds Zambian style 'chilly fences' to block wild tusker Rivaldo from entering Vazhaithottam village

Local resident Nigel Otter from Indian Project for Animals and Nature has proposed this idea to the forest department to control the movement of Rivaldo.

published on : 8th August 2021

Underground project won’t affect TN's Mathikettan-Periyar tiger corridor, claims project director

State Forest Department officials said a proper Environment Impact Assessment study was not held to establish that the Neutrino Observatory project will not be hazardous to the environment.

published on : 30th June 2021