It may be noted that the smooth-coated otter will now be listed on Appendix I of CITES which lists species threatened with extinction and prohibits commercial trade in them internationally
The elephant had been displaying the sign of acute abdominal colic from late afternoon on Monday that caused it physical discomfort and died by 7:09 pm during treatment
The lioness died due to kidney failure
A vast "raft" of volcanic rocks stretching over 150 sq.km has been found drifting through the Pacific Ocean, scientists said
The state Forest Department has 37 regional and six wildlife forest divisions and under them, there are 198 forest ranges. Thirty-nine out of the 198 forest ranges are sensitive ones.
The recovered snake, a thin reptile, had patterns in black, light grey and rust-red on its body and such species are mostly found in the region of Sri Lanka and south India, an official told ANI
This is the fourth successful reunion by Nasik Forest Department.
To prevent elephants from being hit by trains passing through Uttarakhand's Rajaji Tiger Reserve, authorities will install seismic sensors and thermal cameras to warn them of animal movement near railway track
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Of total 200 snakes rescued from the eastern and western peripheries of SGNP, Indian rock python tops the list with over 40 cases
According to the report, the survey covered 381,400 km of forested habitats in 20 tiger-occupied states of India
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It must be noted that tiger was captured recently by a camera trap at the Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary which is home to leopards and snow leopards only
The tourists had parked the car in the elephant corridor in the forest area without any valid permission
A notice has also been put up at the entrance of the park informing that the park will remain closed for tourists till July 15. The city-based bird enthusiasts and conservationists have welcomed the move takin...
The area where the cat was spotted is also said to be a wildlife corridor but faces high anthropogenic pressures such as increasing agriculture, grazing, and hunting
Wildlife activist Ajay Dubey said this tiger-elephant conflict is unheard of and need immediate attention
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Binny was under treatment for the last one year by experts from the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry OUAT who were under constant advice of the Orangutan experts from UK and Singapore
Yash, the tiger, had been undergoing treatment for cancer for year
Wildlife photographer Saurabh Desai caught a glimpse of the snow leopard at a place 8 km from the Kibber village that is believed to be the highest motorable village in the world
Scientists now estimate that society must urgently come to grips this coming decade to stop the very first human-made biodiversity catastrophe
According to the research a gene that integrates numerous chloroplast-to-nucleus retrograde signalling pathways, GUN1, also plays an important role in how proteins are made in damaged chloroplasts, which provi...
A professional handler removed the snake and took it for treatment at a wildlife clinic, the report said. Vets removed more than 500 ticks, snake catcher Tony Harris told the BBC, and it was expected to recove
The carcass was found by forest department staff in Deolapar range during a routine patrolling
The speed of the train in such sensitive areas should be 40 kmph but according to reports' the drivers did not implement the rule, which led to the accident endangering the lives of the animals
The latest count represented about half of the coral species in the region and suggested an important function of deeper habitats which could be crucial in preserving biodiversity and helping to regenerate dam...
Fidelis ole Kashe, an officer with the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF), said the jumbo was spotted by villagers meandering in the area before it collapsed and died
A panel of conservationists and environmental activists will discuss challenges wildlife faces in urban India
Research scholar Soumendra Nath Bhanja, currently in Canada, and Yoshihide Wada from the International Institute of Applied Systems Analyses (IIASA) in Laxenburg, Austria, were also involved in the study