The leopard was rescued by a team of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) and brought to the facility’s leopard rescue centre but could not be saved.
Published on Nov 15, 2020 11:28 PM IST
The reserved forest area encompasses 107 land parcels from Aarey (111.3 ha), Goregaon (71.6 ha), Maroshi (146 ha including area allotted originally for) villages under Andheri and Borivali talukas in Mumbai suburbs
Published on Sep 26, 2020 10:26 AM IST
Network stations will be built at the highest point (altitude) mostly atop hills in Yeoor area of Sanjay Gandhi National Park and near Tungar Phata in Tungareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Published on Sep 10, 2020 10:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumai | Badri Chatterjee
Although it is not known why the deer jumped on the roof, a slum dweller said it was being chased by a predator.
Updated on May 10, 2020 07:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |HT Correspondent | Edited by Sabir Hussain
Updated on Mar 17, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Updated on Jan 29, 2020 12:33 AM IST
Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
The Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) on Thursday got its sixth tiger — Sultan — a three-year-old male, which was rescued after he was suspected of being a maneater. Sultan has been brought to the park to boost the captive tiger population, said officials.
Updated on Dec 27, 2019 01:44 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiNeha LM Tripathi
The NGT was hearing an interim application on Thursday, filed by environment group Vanashakti, urging the tribunal to pass an interim order regarding the alleged proceedings by the state to allot plots from within the areas under ESZ, especially across Aarey Colony.
Updated on Sep 08, 2019 02:23 AM IST
Mumbai | Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
The Poisar river originates in Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) and meets the sea at Marve creek.
Updated on Aug 19, 2019 02:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Eeshanpriya MS
Based on a proposal by Wildlife Conservation Society - India (WCS), this is the first time such a project has been planned in a forest close to a large metropolitan area and a first for Mumbai.
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 01:29 AM IST
Mumbai | Badri Chatterjee
The counting is done every year on Buddha Poornima, a full moon night, as it is relatively easy to spot animals with more natural light.
Published on May 25, 2019 05:00 AM IST
Mumbai |HT Correspondent
Tungareshwar, which is around 85.70 sq. km in area, is connected to other protected natural areas like the Nagla block of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) and Tansa Wildlife Sanctuary
Updated on May 19, 2019 11:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Manoj R Nair
The tiger’s autopsy carried out by the pathology department of BVC indicated multiple organ failures along with old age as the probable cause of death
Published on May 04, 2019 12:30 AM IST
According to a study, garbage strewn across the surroundings attract dogs to such villages, which form the largest prey base for leopards leading to man-animal conflict.
Published on Apr 23, 2019 01:33 PM IST
A census, conducted by the Wildlife Conservation Society-India (WCS) in collaboration with SGNP, found 17 male leopards and 27 females.
Published on Mar 28, 2019 10:50 AM IST
A forest guard received a severe blow to his head and had to take six stitches in the attack by a mob.
Published on Mar 22, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | HT Correspondent, Mumbai
MTDC officials blame politics for delay in launch; MoS tourism says following up with the authorities
Updated on Jan 28, 2019 01:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Kailash Korde
Bhowar was produced before a Thane court on Tuesday and remanded to the forest department’s custody till January 17
Updated on Jan 16, 2019 01:08 AM IST
Residents of tribal hamlets in park to be questioned; Six Film City poachers in judicial custody
Updated on Jan 10, 2019 01:14 AM IST
The incident, which took place near Vanjarvadi village in Nevasa taluk, killed two of the cub’s siblings, both female. The male cub’s whiskers were scorched in the fire.
Published on Dec 21, 2018 02:49 PM IST
After Aarey Colony blaze, forest minister wants to draw ‘fire line’ around Sanjay Gandhi National Park
A fire line is made by digging a trench on a strip of land, which is cleared off plantation, so that fire can be stopped on either side.
Published on Dec 14, 2018 02:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Faisal Malik, Mumbai
Inside Aarey, units for slum habitants, tribals to come up in 90 acres; environmentalists say it will damage ecosystem
Published on Dec 11, 2018 12:01 AM IST
With this, all the leopards and lions in the park have been adopted this year
Published on Sep 26, 2018 01:01 AM IST
Dam to come up downstream from boating area inside SGNP, help restore rainwater.
Published on Sep 22, 2018 06:21 AM IST
Officials counter allegations that 10-year-old Bhandara was in coma for three days and has slim chances of survival
Published on Sep 17, 2018 11:48 PM IST
A source from the park said that Tara, a female cub, might have also been infected but she is better now
Published on Sep 15, 2018 12:00 AM IST
The three-hectare botanical park, located at Tumnipada, two kilometres away from SGNP’s main entrance gate, will host 97 of India’s 136 bamboo species.
Updated on Sep 01, 2018 09:18 AM IST
A consultant will be appointed at a cost of Rs9 crore to study the possible traffic problems and suggest solution for issues that may be caused by the construction.
Updated on Jul 24, 2018 01:12 PM IST
Teen drowns at Mumbai’s SGNP
Published on Jul 10, 2018 12:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Jayprakash S Naidu
Officials set up a trap cage in an abandoned industrial unit on Military Road with chickens as bait and caught the animal within hours
Updated on Jun 15, 2018 09:11 AM IST