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Saturday, August 08, 2020



Assam's ‘Golden Tiger’ sighting: Not a sign of joy, but concern, says photographer

July 29, 2020 11:42 am

Wildlife photographer Mayuresh Hendre, who captured the majestic species, shares more about the sighting, the need for tiger corridors and more

Gujarat: With lion society meet postponed, salaries of wildlife trackers delayed

June 29, 2020 11:27 pm

Wildlife trackers said that they have not been paid since March and that their service contracts, which are generally renewed in May every year, have not been renewed till date this year.

The lockdown may ruin our protected areas and forests

May 31, 2020 8:00 pm

With COVID-19 lurking around, its pretty much open season for miners, dam builders and other industries.

Wildlife wing to approach gram panchayats in look out for poachers

May 12, 2020 2:13 pm

The department officials said, they will urge the villagers to assist them in the search of poachers and make announcements that laying traps (kuduki in local dialect) is criminal offence under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.

Lockdown offer: Adopt cobra @ Rs. 2k/per annum, elephant @ Rs. 1.75 lakh at Bengaluru zoo

May 01, 2020 9:26 pm

The animal adoption initiative is part of the Bannerghatta Biological Park's outreach programme, as people are not able to visit the zoo due to the lockdown.

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.

Bit by bit, reclaiming a forest for its wildlife

February 23, 2020 10:56 am

With increasing human population and targeted increase of all wildlife, it is becoming more and more difficult to find the required land to do both of these.

Call of the Wild

January 17, 2020 12:03 am

Wild Karnataka, the first wildlife film to release in theatres, celebrates the biodiversity of the state and that of India

I am a filmmaker, not a conservationist: Subbiah Nallamuthu

January 05, 2020 8:42 am

The films of National Award winner Subbiah Nallamuthu revolve around a powerful protagonist — the tiger.

Rare wildlife species seized at Chennai airport

December 22, 2019 8:20 pm

During interrogation, the passenger was evasive in his reply, following which the sleuths examined his baggages and recovered the rare animals that was given to him in a stroller bag by someone outside Bangkok airport, an official release said on Sunday.


World Wildlife Day 2020: Nine sanctuaries and national parks in India to visit

March 03, 2020 10:28 am

From Kanha National Park to Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary: have you visited any of these places?

Today in pics: January 24, 2014

January 24, 2014 10:24 am


Human activity wiped more than half of the world’s vertebrates: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

A recent report by the World Wildlife Fund says that human activity wiped out 60% of the world’s vertebrate population between 1970 and 2014.