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Monday, May 20, 2019
news about Wildlife
May 14, 2019 02:48
A special three-member team was formed on Monday to inspect the condition of water pits for animals. The department had identified a total of 35 water pits for animals last year. read more
Dec 26, 2018 11:27
The population estimate of one-horned rhino at Jalpapara was 204 in 2015 while the figure was 149 in 2011 and 35 at Gorumara in 2011. There are about 3,000 rhinos in the wild, half of them in Kaziranga, Assam alone. read more
Dec 17, 2018 07:27
The highest leopard mortality in 2018 was recorded in Uttarakhand with 93 deaths, followed by Maharashtra (90), Rajasthan (46), Madhya Pradesh (37), Uttar Pradesh (27), Karnataka (24) and Himachal Pradesh (23). read more
Nov 21, 2018 08:00
The plan states that the boundaries of these wetland clusters will be demarcated and notified under the Wetlands Rules 2017. read more
Nov 13, 2018 07:48
Traversing continents in flocks, some in parallel rows while others in wave shape, the various species of birds arrived here from Europe, Central Asia, China and Japan to spend the winter in the waters of the Himalayan valley. read more
Oct 27, 2018 10:27
Wildlife conservationists said from April this year, at least 54 elephants have died in Odisha either due to poaching, deliberate electrocution or by sagging lines or poisoning. read more
Sep 28, 2018 00:47
Pankaj Kumar, divisional forest officer of Almora, said hunter Lakhpat Singh killed the leopard on Wednesday evening. He said the leopard had become a threat to human life after attacking 9 to 10 people in Nainoli area. read more
Sep 15, 2018 20:34
At an offbeat watering hole in Botswana, you may get closer to one of Earth’s largest creatures than you could find comfortable read more
Jul 15, 2018 07:20
There has been an 80% decline in the population of Lesser Florican since 2000 when around 3,500 birds were estimated to be in these four states, according to the report. read more
Jul 05, 2018 17:55
Some of the villagers started clicking selfies with the python in Birbhum district of West Bengal and many, according to the forest department and local administration, poked the snake with sticks. read more
Jun 24, 2018 12:30
A pipeline laid to provide water to the local wildlife in the Aravallis has been damaged. The objective behind laying the pipeline was to keep animals from straying into residential areas in search of water. 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
Jun 03, 2018 17:21
Listed as Endangered in the IUCN Red List, villagers trapped the fishing cat in net after it preyed on their goats. read more
May 26, 2018 10:08
Australia has the highest extinction rate in the world, while declining populations are affected by habitat loss as well as introduced creatures such as cats, foxes and rabbits going feral and killing native species across the vast continent. read more
Mar 27, 2018 15:50
Wildlife has been increasing for about 30 years in New York, with its 11,735 hectares of park, where hunting is prohibited and there are few natural predators. read more