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Leopard spotted in Chandimandir Cantt area, wildlife wing alerted'

August 26, 2021 5:21 am

The leopard was spotted by defence personnel close to the residential localities. A brigadier-rank officer informed the PCCF, Haryana, V S Tanwar, who deputed the Panchkula wildlife team for inspection.

Pune: Lost leopard cub reunited with its mother in Junnar

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.

Study shows trail used by two leopards : Latest evidence on big cat movement between park, Tungareshwar sanctuary

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.

Mumbai: SGNP to radio collar five leopards in March, begin 2-year study

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.

57% increase in leopard deaths from last year, highest in Nashik

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.

Maharashtra has lost more leopards till now than in whole of 2017

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.

Depleting forest cover slowly pushing leopards closer to Delhi: Officials

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.

Another leopard dies at Sanjay Gandhi National Park, fourth to die since October

December 19, 2014 2:51 am

Fourteen-year-old Poman was suffering from a bacterial infection and was under medical care.

New home for rescued leopards to be ready soon

November 02, 2013 4:42 am

The rescued leopards at Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Borivali will soon get new,more spacious homes.

Two leopards on the prowl keep Thane forest officials on toes

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.


Today in pics: January 24, 2014

January 24, 2014 10:24 am