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Poachers electrocuted 88 animals, SC told
Deccan Herald , Monday, January 12, 2015

In an alarming admission, the Centre has told the Supreme Court that at least 88 wild animals, mostly elephants, sambar, boar and endangered ones like rhino, were poached by drawing lines from high te ...More


Poacher killed in Orang National Park
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The Times of India , Monday, January 12, 2015

Guwahati: A team from Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park, about 150 km from here, foiled a poaching attempt and gunned down one poacher from a three-member gang early on Sunday morning. The poachers ...More


Assam taps army on rhino poaching
The Telegraph , Monday, January 12, 2015

Jorhat, Jan. 11: Poachers killed another rhino at Kaziranga National Park in the early hours today while revealing an arsenal that now also boasts light machine guns, prompting the government to turn ...More


2 rhinos poached in Assam, toll rises to 3
The Assam Tribune , Monday, January 12, 2015

Guwahati, Jan 11 (IANS): Within days of the year's first killing of a rhino at the Kaziranga National Park in Assam, carcasses of two more rhinos have been found, their horns sawed off, authorities sa ...More


Tigers roar back, numbers show steady rise
Chetan Chauhan
The Hindustan Times , Sunday, January 11, 2015

The country’s tiger population has increased marginally and the numbers were stabilising in most of the protected habitats for big cats, indicating good tidings for the besieged kings of our jungles. ...More


Ornithologists, bird lovers concerned about bird poaching in city
P Sangeetha
The Times of India , Saturday, January 10, 2015

When Ajaikumar Ramamoorthy, the founder of the Photography Club of Coimbatore, recently visited the Ukkadam lake for a bird census, he was shocked to see metal traps all over the shore. The lake, whic ...More


Manas rhino project progressing well: Director
HARAMOHAN BARMAN
The Assam Tribune , Friday, January 09, 2015

BARPETA, Jan 8 – The ambitious India Rhino Vision 2020 (IRV2020) is heading in the right direction and there is no reason to doubt its success so far, said AC Das, Director of the Manas National Park ...More


Probe steep fall in tiger numbers in Pilibhit: Riaz Ahmad
Keshav Agarwal
The Times of India , Thursday, January 08, 2015

PILIBHIT: UP minister for Khadi and village industries and MLA from Pilibhit Haji Riaz Ahmad has raised, in a letter to chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, the question of the rapidly dwindling population ...More


Seizure of leopard pelt raises concern
J Arockiaraj
The Times of India , Thursday, January 08, 2015

MADURAI: Seizure of a leopard pelt at Oddanchatram in the district on Tuesday has turned out to be a cause of concern for wildlife enthusiasts in the region as they suspect a network of poachers opera ...More


Pune youths’ anti-poaching device promises to help save tigers
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The Times of India , Thursday, January 08, 2015

PUNE: Two engineers, a biology student and a product designer have teamed up to make a collar device that will help tigers protect themselves from metal traps, electrocution and poisoning — the three ...More


'No road' life for protected areas
Roopak Goswami
The Telegraph , Thursday, January 08, 2015

Guwahati, Jan. 7: Experts have hailed the decision of the ministry of environment, forests and climate change not to construct new roads in the protected areas of the country. The directive was signe ...More


88 wild animals died of electrocution by poachers, govt tells SC
Mayank Aggarwal
Live Mint , Wednesday, January 07, 2015

New Delhi: At least 88 wild animals, including elephants, sambars, boars and endangered rhinoceros, have been killed in the last few years by poachers who electrocuted them with high tension power l ...More


Deaths due to electric fencing aiding poachers
Prabhati Nayak Mishra
DNA India , Wednesday, January 07, 2015

The Centre has admitted that at least 88 wild animals mostly elephants, sambar, boar and endangered ones like Rhino were poached by drawing lines from the high tension power lines running over wildlif ...More


‘Sand mining in Ganga could be killing rare turtles’
Seema Sharma
The Times of India , Wednesday, January 07, 2015

DEHRADUN: Turtle species introduced in the Ganga 10 years ago to clean the river waters are now almost entirely gone, scientists say. The freshwater turtle species, Chitra Indica and Nilsonia Gangetic ...More


Bird lovers spot herd of deer at Nesaneri
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The Times of India , Monday, January 05, 2015

MADURAI: In a first of its kind, a group of environmental enthusiasts spotted more than 40 deer and pugmarks of wild boars during their regular bird watching visit to Nesaneri near Thirumangalam on Su ...More


Poachers kill male rhino in Kaziranga
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The Times of India , Monday, January 05, 2015

Jorhat: Poachers killed an adult male rhino and chopped off its horn at Kaziranga National Park on Sunday. Park officials said poachers shot dead the rhino with AK 47 rifles and cut off its horn be ...More


Gujarat forest dept ropes in BSF, FSL experts to curb poaching
PTI
The Times of India , Monday, January 05, 2015

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat government has reconstituted its Wildlife Crime Cell by roping in experts from BSF and Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) for effective implementation of anti-poaching operations ...More


Forest guard held for killing colleague, rhino
Naresh Mitra
The Times of India , Sunday, January 04, 2015

GUWAHATI: A 50-year-old forest guard has been arrested in connection with the murder of his colleague and the poaching of a rhino at the Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park on the north bank of the Brahm ...More


Gujarat forest dept ropes in BSF, FSL experts to curb poaching
PTI
The Economic Times , Sunday, January 04, 2015

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat government has reconstituted its Wildlife Crime Cell by roping in experts from BSF and Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) for effective implementation of anti-poaching operations ...More


Why India needs a conservation act
SAAD BIN JUNG
The Hindu , Sunday, January 04, 2015

India should reject its protection philosophy, embrace conservation and bridge gaps between people and officials I have just returned from an extended tour of our jungles where, as usual, much is bei ...More


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