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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Zoological Survey of India


First-ever study has grim prognosis: native squirrel could vanish from NE after 2050

December 04, 2020 9:50 am

The Malayan Giant Squirrel, one of the world's largest squirrel species that has a dark upper body, pale under parts, and a long, bushy tail, is currently found in parts of West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, and Nagaland.

19 amphibian species critically endangered: Zoological Survey of India

January 22, 2019 8:56 am

According to IUCN, critically endangered species are the ones that are facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.

Once upon a time...extinct Siwalik elephants, African lions roamed Bengal

July 23, 2014 10:49 am

ZSI to carry out zoo-archaeological expeditions in order to find out more details of extinct species.

Hole in La Marts wall spits out two dozen 'fossilised' birds' bones

October 09, 2013 1:58 am

The Zoological Survey of India suggested that the remains,discovered late on Monday,may be of a species of crows.

Birds give Raiganj sanctuary a miss,ZSI to probe why

February 07, 2011 5:46 am

Alarmed over a sudden decline in number of migratory birds that visit the Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary,the state forest department has asked the Zoological Survey of India to carry out a study on its cause.

‘Hyena’ sighted,scare in Moshi

January 14, 2011 3:16 am

An animal that looked similar to hyena was spotted in Boradi Vasti,Moshi,on Thursday,sparking panic in the area for around two hours.

After blackbuck skin seized,officials probe Kolkata nexus

November 03, 2009 3:27 am

After the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) report confirming the skin displayed at a Sreeleathers showroom in Kolkata was one of a blackbuck...