November 26, 2021 5:08 pm
The highest number of bear seizures were reported in Uttarakhand followed by Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Maharashtra.
September 16, 2021 7:01 pm
A joint team of the Forest Department in Pune and officials from the WCCB laid a trap in Warje area on Tuesday and arrested three persons, from whom one leopard skin was recovered.
January 23, 2021 1:03 pm
VB Udayasooryan, Mankulam Range Forest Officer, told the Indian Express that a six-year-old male leopard was ensnared by the accused in a private field in Munipara for the explicit purpose of trafficking its body parts.
June 30, 2019 7:46 pm
As per the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), which keeps records of tigers and leopards, there have been 141 cases of poaching, while 84 seizures have been made between 2012 and 2018, Prakash Javadekar said.
February 19, 2018 1:35 pm
Last month, the Mangalajodi Ecotourism Trust (MET) was chosen for the “Innovation in Tourism Enterprise” award by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).
November 05, 2015 3:07 am
Dept allows killing of blue bulls, wild boars as they cause crop damage.
August 20, 2015 12:00 am
During searches, the police recovered four deer antlers, estimated at Rs 12.5 lakh, from the trio and have also seized the car in which they were traveling.
January 31, 2015 12:45 am
Gogoi also asked park officials to take the NIA’s help to bust the international network of poachers.
December 26, 2014 5:35 pm
Four black bucks were killed near the Velavadar National Park.
June 13, 2014 8:52 pm
Camera traps laid to track wildlife had secretly photo-captured a gang of poachers armed with guns.