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Monday, Jan 20, 2020

National tiger conservation authority

Nov 27, 2019 20:10
The new NTCA guidelines to catch such animals are progressive. They should now be applied for leopards too read more
Aug 22, 2019 10:01
In all, 2,300 tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, the report said. Around 40.5% of these were from India, said the report of conservation group, Traffic, looking at 19-years of tiger seizure data from across... read more
Aug 18, 2019 00:58
The state forest department and the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) have planned a 10-year study to understand the changes in the animal’s habitat in the state. read more
Jul 30, 2019 10:15
Report does not mention how many of the tigers have been documented outside reserves; experts express concern over drop in occupancy levels in north-east as officials blame sampling method read more
Jul 29, 2019 19:33
At the launch of the 2018 census report, PM Modi said two things: First, it is possible strike a balance between development and conservation, and, second, India will build more homes for citizens, and at the same time “create quality habitats for animals”.... read more
Mar 20, 2019 04:20
Spread across 148 sqkm, Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is home to four adult tigers – one male and three female, nine sub-adult tigers, and seven cubs (all three to four months old). read more
Mar 13, 2019 13:16
Almost two months after it began, the field survey for the tiger census in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve (PTR) was completed by forest officials. The exercise primarily included collection of pictures of big cats from camera traps. read more
Jan 20, 2019 15:01
The previous census, conducted in 2014, had reported 2,226 tigers in the country, up from 1,706 in 2010. read more
Dec 26, 2018 08:22
An area of 4129 sqkm of the 9129 sqkm Dibang Valley is designated as Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary (DWS) but has not yet been named a tiger reserve. read more
Nov 15, 2018 14:45
The exact reason of the three-year-old tiger’s death will be ascertained after a postmortem is conducted, a senior forest official said Thursday. The royal bengal tiger was brought from Madhya Pradesh’s Kanha Tiger Reserve on June 21 and released in... read more
Nov 14, 2018 23:42
The death adds to the controversy of the translocation, after the other tiger – Sundari – shifted in the exercise purportedly killed a woman. read more
Nov 09, 2018 23:48
The first investigation will be done by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) under Union environment ministry that will submit its report by November 26. The Fadnavis govt has formed a body to study the process in which permissions were granted... read more
Jun 22, 2018 07:21
If a complete revamp does not happen, the future of the tiger will be totally dependent on the ability of the states read more
Jun 14, 2018 22:03
The Uttarakhand State Board for Wildlife is going to meet on Friday after a gap of 19 months to discuss some key conservation issues read more