The Royal Bengal tiger, India’s pride as well as its national animal, is in danger of being wiped […]
To preserve the tiger population, the government of the southern Indian state of Telangana has decided to set […]
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No Room in Buxa, Tigers Move Out
Tigers from Buxa reserve have moved close to the Bhutan border edged out by growing human settlements. Camera traps in Buxa have failed to produce any evidence of tiger presence in the reserve. Read more from the original source here.
New Butterfly Species Discovered in Arunachal Pradesh
Banded Tit, a new butterfly species that lives for nearly 2 weeks, has been found in the forests of Arunachal Pradesh’s Changlang district. It’s believed to spend a large part of the year in a dormant state. Read more from the original source here.
Border Security Forces Can’t Wish Away the `Elephant in the Room’
Elephants have made it a habit of walking through the living room, or in this case completely destroying the makeshift living quarters, of Indian border security force personnel in Garo hills in Meghalaya bordering Bangladesh. Officials aren’t sure if this treatment is only reserved for Indian forces. Read more from the original source here.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of visitors head to tiger reserves to catch a glimpse of that striped wonder. Only […]
Funds didn’t come; villagers wouldn’t vacate forest land without seeing the money; compensation arrives late; villagers change their […]