April 12, 2021 9:49 pm
On Friday evening, farmers at Bori village stumbled upon a tiny leopard cub just as they were heading back home from the sugarcane fields. Worried for its well-being, they immediately contacted the Maharashtra Forest department, which in turn contacted Wildlife SOS for an early intervention.
March 25, 2021 12:57 am
Maharaja (from the northern part of the park) and two-and-a-half-year-old female Savitri (found in the southern part and close to human habitats), were fitted with radio collars last month.
February 12, 2021 10:15 pm
It will be a two-year project to understand how leopards use the landscape in and around the park. The study will help obtain scientific inputs for management of leopards.
December 14, 2020 1:42 am
The total count of leopards across India was around 12,000 to 14,000, according to the 2016 census. As per the Phase IV tiger estimation conducted in 2020, 669 leopards have been recorded in Maharashtra. However, all the areas were not considered in the census exercise.
August 06, 2018 2:19 am
“This year, we found more leopard deaths in the state in just seven months. The animals could have died due to several reasons, like poaching, road accidents or even natural causes,” said Tito Joseph, the programme coordinator, WPSI.
February 26, 2015 3:53 am
Big cat spotted in Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary recently; leopard carcass found in Usmanpur in east delhi last week.
December 19, 2014 2:51 am
Fourteen-year-old Poman was suffering from a bacterial infection and was under medical care.
November 02, 2013 4:42 am
The rescued leopards at Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Borivali will soon get new,more spacious homes.
September 17, 2013 12:41 am
Although no human casualties have been reported so far,the two leopards are said to have already preyed on 10-15 dogs from the area.
August 16, 2012 3:22 am
Their habitat reduced,Mumbais leopards frequently run into humans and sometimes kill
January 24, 2014 10:24 am