Wildlife

Delhi will get its first wild animal rescue centre in wildlife week next month

Until now, the forest department, along with wildlife NGOs, used to rescue stranded or injured animals and rehabilitate them at Asola Bhatt Wildlife Sanctuary in South Delhi.

published on : 20th September 2021

Monitor lizard skins seized, two poachers held in Odisha

The offenders were booked under the Wildlife Protection Act and further investigation is underway.

published on : 18th September 2021

All eyes on Ramu, first elephant to be radio collared in Odisha  

Radio collaring of elephants in conflict has been tested in Assam, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Karnataka and Uttarakhand.

published on : 17th September 2021

Locals oppose proposed liquor shop near Odisha's Satkosia wildlife sanctuary

Satkosia Praja Suraksha Samiti secretary Biraja Jani said it is unfortunate that the government has permitted setting up of liquor shop in an area where people are not allowed to cut trees. 

published on : 16th September 2021

Wildfire evacuees tempted not to vote in September 20 Canada election

Lytton, located 250 kilometers (155 miles) northeast of Vancouver, gained international attention for setting a new Canadian heat record of 49.6 degrees Celsius (121.3 Fahrenheit).

published on : 14th September 2021

Infertility in animals prompts Odisha's Nandankanan to seek help

The zoo authorities will soon carry out ultrasonographic evaluation of reproductive tracts of three lioness and supplementation of trace minerals of wild dogs and wolves initially.

published on : 11th September 2021

Odisha lost 1 jumbo every 5 days in last three and half years

In Odisha, rapid urbanization, mining and industry, expansion of linear infrastructure and fragmented habitats have sent elephants into a growing conflict with humans over the last several years.

published on : 8th September 2021

Birds in Achankulam facing threat due to poaching

The forest department was urged to create awareness among the local people on how the birds contribute to the conservation of nature and why they need to be protected.

published on : 6th September 2021

Tamil Nadu Forest and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau to boost evidence gathering in probes

Chief Wildlife Warden Shekhar Kumar Niraj, who was earlier head of TRAFFIC India, an NGO that monitors wildlife trade networks, is the man behind this initiative.

published on : 5th September 2021

Locals jittery after spotting tiger in Telangana's Mahabubabad

Forest officials have made announcements in surrounding villages, warning residents not to venture alone into the forest area, and advising shepherds not to enter the forest for cattle grazing.

published on : 1st September 2021

Pugmarks of tiger spotted in Telangana's Mulugu

Since this incident happened soon after the big cat killed a cow recently, villagers are now scared to step out of their houses.

published on : 30th August 2021

Industrial pollution set to pose serious threat to Odisha's Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary

Pressure on freshwater supply and climate change are not the only perils Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary stares at in not so distant future.

published on : 28th August 2021

Odisha: Bhitarkanika's mangrove ecosystem may suffer due to reduced freshwater supply

Besides the indirect influence through loss of mangroves, salinity also directly impacts fish development and growth.

published on : 26th August 2021

Odisha's Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary may starve for freshwater in three decades

The Ramsar site is home to the largest population of salt water crocodiles, rookery for Olive Ridley turtles as well as a cushion against natural calamities.

published on : 25th August 2021

Point Calimere's winged visitors are early this year

The downpours have recharged and enriched mudflats around the sanctuary and caused water stagnation, which attracts water birds.

published on : 25th August 2021
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