December 09, 2019 2:25 pm
“We had sought permission to tranquilise and capture the tiger, which has been granted by Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) Nitin Kakodkar,” said Prabhunath Shukla, Nagpur Deputy Chief Conservator of Forest.
October 10, 2019 6:49 am
On Wednesday, local veterinarians, and orthopaedics and prosthetic limb expert from the University of Leeds, Peter Giannoudis, carried out a 25-minute surgical procedure to relieve the 7-year old tiger Sahebrao of pain on his left front leg.
May 25, 2015 12:42 am
According to cell officials, eviction notices were issued to structures that came up on these mangrove lands after 2005.
May 15, 2015 3:37 am
On May 7, a female leopard was trapped at Dingore village in Junnar. Two incidents of leopards killing children were reported from Dingore and Khamundi villages
March 08, 2015 12:56 am
Maharashtra’s forest department had launched the Gramvan programme in May 2014 under Section 28 of the Forest Conservation Act (FCA) of 1927.
December 14, 2014 2:23 am
Big cat deaths: Forest dept said it was possible that the animals strayed into Ghaziabad from nearby Hastinapur Sanctuary
November 10, 2014 12:27 pm
The latest government department to be targetted by cyber criminals is the Maharashtra forest department.
September 15, 2014 1:45 am
The study, funded by National Geographic Society and supported by the state forest department, tracked movements from Sept to Dec 2013
August 13, 2014 2:04 am
In February 2012, the forest department and NDA teams removed a crocodile from the Khadakwasla dam after a 10-hour operation.
March 26, 2014 1:28 am
The survey is being carried out to ascertain the boundaries of the proposed protected area (PA) in the Thane creek.