Forest Department

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NGT refuses to stay razing in Asola Bhatti

With the Forest department coming down heavily on all encroachments, the owners of the farmhouses in the area are crying foul.


In Asola Bhatti, farmhouse walls being razed for now

The department has put out a notice, giving details of khasra numbers of land it says fall under protected areas.

Fire personnel dousing the blazing fire at Tirumala forest in Tirupati on the second day on Wednesday. (PTI photo)

Tirumala fire spreads, path to Tirupati temple closed as precaution

Governor E S L Narasimhan is also learnt to have sought the help of the Indian Air Force to douse the flames.


Leopard injures seven people, Meerut locks itself in

It had injured seven people by then, including Sadar police station house officer Gajendra Pal.

Gadchiroli: Former forest dept staffer held for Naxal links

Police seized 24 walkie-talkie sets that he was allegedly taking to a Naxal group camping in the jungles.

‘Geographical indicator can control smuggling,earn profits for India’

India is the only country in the world where red sandalwood is found.

Forest dept fails to procure plot selected for rescue camp

Man animal conflict z Month on,dept yet to take 1,000-sq-ft unoccupied chawl area from Aarey Dairy.


Infrasonic waves to keep tuskers away from tracks

The forest department would install devices,which generate infrasonic waves,to keep elephant herds away from rail tracks.

Whale shark found dead near Sarakhadi village

The exact cause of its death would be known only after receipt of the post-mortem report.

2 wildlife traders arrested in Delhi

In a joint operation by Maharashtra Forest Department,Wildlife Crime Control Bureau,Delhi and Delhi Police,two most wanted wildlife parts traders were nabbed in the national capital Saturday afternoon.

Cross-check land records for fake entries,DC orders depts

Close on the heels of the forest department discovering that 70 acres of its land in Mohali had been usurped,the Deputy Commissioner (DC) has asked all the government departments which have land in Mohali to crosscheck their land records for possible tampering and fake entries

Uttarakhand turns to Google Earth

The Uttarakhand government has decided to use Google Earth to find out the exact expansion of agricultural land in core forest areas

Briefly State: Elephant tramples mahaut

An elephant went berserk and killed its mahout in Daraganj area of the city Monday night.

Five tigers ‘missing’,2 dead in Ranthambhore since Dec

Two adult and three sub-adult tigers in Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve are “missing” while two adult carcasses have been found in the reserve since December last year

21 teak trees cut near Girnar sanctuary

The forest department in Junagadh,on Tuesday,filed a case against unidentified persons for allegedly cutting down 21 teak trees from a private land bordering Girnar Wildlife Sanctuary without prior permission.