Bardia is a fabulous destination for any nature lovers, and its conservation success over the last decade is a triumph. So sad that its success is now inevitably running into conflict with local communities. Solutions are never easy.
Big chunk of prime forest lost to fire, will Bandhavgarh end up like Sariska?This may well be the most audacious act of arson in recent times, causing extensive damage to one of the best tiger reserves in India. Yet nobody […]
Nepal’s population of endangered one-horned rhinoceros has grown by more than a hundred over the past six years, officials said, with campaigners hailing the increase as a conservation “milestone”.
India’s biodiversity crisis As always the Ministry’s singular focus on megafauna, like tigers, has had repercussions for the millions of other species that have not been on the watch list here. India’s phenomenal natural assets are the key to its […]
Tiger reserves about to open again – but with strict new norms. By Meera Bhardwaj, Express News Service -BENGALURU: Tiger reserves may soon open for tourism as the national tiger authority has released a series of guidelines. Veterinary and wildlife […]
LEADING CONSERVATIONIST ADMITS – NATURE TOURISM BEST HOPE FOR PRIMATES TOFTigers Chairman’s comment This is a huge admission from one of the most powerful voices in conservation – that ecotourism is primates best hope. Its been my belief for 30 […]
Vietnam considers wildlife trade ban in response to coronavirus pandemic Mongabay by Michael Tatarski Last month, conservation organizations sent an open letter to Vietnam’s prime minister recommending action against the wildlife trade as a means of preventing future outbreaks of disease, […]
Endangered cheetahs can return to Indian forests – court BBC News India’s top court has said cheetahs can be reintroduced in the country, 70 years after they were wiped out. Responding to a plea by the government, the Supreme Court […]
India’s tigers seem to be a massive success story — many scientists aren’t sure Nature Researchers question official figures showing a sharp rise in the tiger population, and the country’s plans to protect the species. Central India — The Maruti […]
Why restoring degraded land is critical for India Hindustan Times It will help provide livelihoods, tackle climate change, and protect infrastructure Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India will restore 26 million hectares (ha) of degraded land by […]