April 22, 2022 7:43 pm
Smooth-coated Otters are classified as endangered species under Schedule II of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972, and as 'vulnerable' by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
April 13, 2022 1:01 pm
An Asian barbet species native to the Indian subcontinent, brown-headed barbet is listed as of least concern on the IUCN Red List.
January 26, 2022 1:14 pm
Despite human encroachments on tropical forests and other wild zones, much of the Greater Mekong is still little explored and each year dozens of new species are found — a glimmer of hope as so many species go extinct.
January 06, 2022 3:02 pm
One pair of the birds had been born in captivity to other rescues and had to learn to fly over two months around wild birds.
December 30, 2021 6:21 pm
Madhya Pradesh at maximum tiger deaths is followed by 26 in Maharashtra and 14 in Karnataka.
December 13, 2021 6:13 pm
Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary near Jamnagar city and the Marine National Park spread along the coast of Jamnagar and Devbhumi Dwarka districts is home to the largest population of BNS in the state.
October 28, 2021 6:28 am
From 347 in February 2019, the population of the long-billed and white-backed vultures dropped to 249 in March 2021, the survey found
September 08, 2021 5:28 pm
The rise in sea level is expected to reduce the habitat of Komodo dragons, which have been moved from vulnerable to endangered on the IUCN Red List, by at least 30 per cent in the next 45 years.
September 07, 2021 8:40 pm
In India, dugongs are seen in the Gulf of Mannar, Gulf of Kutch, Palk Bay, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
September 06, 2021 3:07 pm
More than half of all bird of prey species worldwide are declining in population, and 18 species are critically endangered.