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Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
news about Wildlife protection act
Apr 28, 2019 02:48
During 2017-18, the BNHS looked at 11 sites spread across 100km, covering Paga, Ajad, Pirotan and Jindra islands, and found that water and noise pollution is destroying the habits of dugongs. read more
Apr 27, 2019 23:47
A case under sections 3, 39, 44, 49B and 51 of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972, was registered on Saturday at the Gharaunda police station, Karnal, said the police, adding that the accused will once again be arrested. read more
Apr 27, 2019 00:40
The issue of the disappearing trees was flagged to forest department by Anil Gandas, a wildlife rescuer, who has personally counted about 400 stumps in the area. He estimates that the real figure is probably more. read more
Apr 24, 2019 06:03
Maharashtra forest department confirmed this as the largest seizure of peacock feathers from smugglers in Mumbai. read more
Apr 19, 2019 12:42
Orcas are the largest of the oceanic dolphin family with white teeth and a recognisable colour pattern consisting of shiny black and white or cream. read more
Apr 17, 2019 16:09
fficials said they informed a local auto driver about two suspicious-looking men waiting under the Sector 51 Metro station with a cloth bag and two monkeys. Upon reaching the spot, they checked the two men and found two monkeys as well as a snake being... read more
Apr 15, 2019 19:36
The leopard attacked a farmer, Rajender Sahni, who suffered multiple injuries on his upper limbs and back. read more
Apr 07, 2019 06:45
Existing laws, including the Wildlife Protection Act 1972 and the Jammu and Kashmir Wildlife Protection Act, do not provide for consultation of the NBWL for cases related to national parks or sanctuaries in Jammu and Kashmir, the committee said in a... read more
Apr 05, 2019 11:23
In India, the monitor lizard (Varanus bengalensis) is a protected species under Schedule I of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972, indicating that they are highly endangered and strictly protected. read more
Mar 28, 2019 02:08
In February 2018, the Rajaji National Park in Uttarakhand had got the samples of the Delhi’s six domesticated elephants tested. read more
Mar 27, 2019 04:05
Currently, the project proposal awaiting environmental clearance from the authority for want of two no objection certificates (NOC), which are to be given by the wildlife and forest department. read more
Mar 25, 2019 15:05
Over the last three years, the people of Hima Malai Sohmat are working proactively to conserve the Western Hoolock gibbons and in the process, they are saving their forests too. read more
Mar 11, 2019 04:41
The amphitheatre was built in 2010 by the MCG, in consultation with an NGO called IAmGurgaon, which played an instrumental role in restoring the Biodiversity Park from an erstwhile stone quarry to its current biodiversity-rich status. read more
Feb 26, 2019 20:04
The Bandipur fire shows that activists with wildlife and human rights skills have to work with state governments read more
Feb 20, 2019 11:30
Harikumar Jagjivandas Prajapati, a resident of Sanjan in Gujarat, was going to the Mahalaxmi Temple in Dahanu with his wife and their son in his Maruti Dzire car when it collided with the leopard near Gotipada village in Udhwa of Talasari area, leading... read more