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Maharashtra: Wildlife NGO to cover open wells to protect animals

May 04, 2022 1:00 pm

Wildlife SOS intends to cover around 40-50 open wells in Maharashtra immediately. It will be working in tandem with villagers and the forest department.

Will submit proposal to declare Hesaraghatta grasslands conservation reserve: Karnataka Forest Minister

January 25, 2022 2:21 pm

🔴 In January 2021, former Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa had rejected the proposal to declare the area as a conservation reserve after Yelahanka MLA S R Vishwanath opposed the idea.

'The idea was to keep nature, humans, animals on the same pedestal': Sanjay Garg on his new collection 'Sher Bagh'

December 22, 2021 12:39 pm

"The garments are perfect for Safaris, albeit with a touch of luxury to them. We have created a throw-over that you can put on during open-jeep safaris. We have also developed a texture which looks like fur from far but it’s actually silk," said Garg

Where forest is God: Lessons in conservation from Western Ghats tribes

July 29, 2021 6:55 pm

The ability of the Solega to adapt their own activities to mitigate conflict with wild animals make them ideal partners for conservationists in the fight to preserve local biodiversity, and protect endangered species.

On the trail of a tigress

July 05, 2021 7:15 pm

‘Sherni’ shows the links between humans, animals and forests. It underlines how the linkages in the ecosystem are being threatened

Monolith spotted in Mumbai: Sculptor behind the mysterious monoliths explains their purpose and why she remains anonymous

March 10, 2021 10:56 pm

In an email interview, the anonymous artist behind these monoliths in India, said, “The purpose of this monolith, just like the several that have cropped up around the world, is to spark a conversation about wildlife conservation.”

Zoya brings out the emotional side of a wildlife conservationist working in the heart of India

May 25, 2020 2:10 pm

It was in a trip as part of his college’s nature club in 2007 when filmmaker Sahirr Sethhi, 32, first visited Kanha and Bandhavgarh tiger reserves. “Not only did I learn more about tiger conservation, but also those who dedicate their lives to save the tiger,” he says.

World Wildlife Day: Five museums for the young wildlife enthusiast

March 03, 2020 8:45 am

World Wildlife Day 2020: Natural history collections, housed in museums dotted across India are like mines of data. On World Wildlife Day, Sahapedia looks at five natural history museums that aim to educate mother earth’s future caretakers.

India prepared to bring back cheetah, protected areas restored: Wildlife experts

February 23, 2020 10:04 am

Stating that the rare Indian cheetah is almost extinct in the country, the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) had sought the court's permission to relocate the African cheetah from Namibia.

India's first bullet train is taking 3 acres from a flamingo sanctuary

March 03, 2019 9:14 pm

As the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet-train project gets clearance to run through the Thane creek, environmentalists and birders aren’t too happy.


World Wildlife Day 2021: Everything you need to know about this year's theme, message, and places you can visit

March 03, 2021 12:36 pm

The day is essentially a celebration of biodiversity. On December 20, 2013, the United Nations General Assembly had proclaimed March 3 as UN World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness about animals and plants.