wildlife protection

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

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

Two elephants electrocuted in Assam's Baksa

A person, identified as Reshan Daimary, who had allegedly installed the electric fences to protect his crops, surrendered before the police.

published on : 21st August 2021

Wildlife trade racket busted, 330 live turtles seized in Telangana

The Forest department said that many pet shops buy these turtles thinking that they are an exotic species imported from other countries and are not protected under Indian laws. 

published on : 1st August 2021