man-animal conflict

In a first, Karnataka to make budgetary provisions to recover ecological losses

CM Basavaraja Bommai said he was hopeful that the decision will help the recovery of 50 to 60% of the green loss and ensure a sustainable life for the next generation.

published on : 11th September 2021

Elephants liking paddy will lead to more conflicts: Wildlife experts on Chhattisgarh govt’s 'experimental' project

Wildlife experts have explicitly called the decision of the Chhattisgarh government's decision to use the surplus quantity of available paddy to feed the wild elephants “misconceived and inadvisable.”

published on : 10th August 2021

Chhattisgarh to 'experiment' offering surplus paddy to wild elephants

DFOs have been apprised regarding the availability of paddy at various procurement centres at a high price Rs 2095 per quintal.

published on : 1st August 2021

Leopard kills 10-year-old boy in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh 

As his sister cried for help, the leopard fled, leaving the boy behind after dragging him for a few metres.

published on : 21st July 2021

Elephant tragedy: Centre asked to form plan to mitigate man-animal conflict

The tribunal directed states to provide necessary effective investigation machinery in the forest department to deal with such incidents in an effective manner. 

published on : 23rd June 2021

Man-animal conflict: Forest dept plans to use steel cables for barricades

On Tuesday, the department came up with a plan to use steel ropes as barricades in some places instead of rail barricades.

published on : 26th May 2021

Turahalli residents fill watering holes to prevent man-animal conflicts

The residents have been rejuvenating watering holes through water tankers on a daily basis from Saturday, and so far, they have already sent six tankers to forest areas.

published on : 31st March 2021

Enough of monkeying around, sterilise or just shoot!

The man-animal conflict reached a new level in the Karnataka Assembly on Thursday, with the government planning to control the monkey menace through large-scale sterilisation.

published on : 19th March 2021