Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 22:20
There has been a marginal drop in population of estuarine crocodiles in the water bodies of Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district, according to the latest census data of the animal.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 13:20
More than 25,000 migratory birds from Siberia, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan and Himalayan regions have arrived in the Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha`s Kendrapara district, an official said Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 15:33
As against 70,105 visiting birds recorded last year, this season 79,548 avian species had made Bhitarkanika wetland spots their nesting sites.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 21:04
More residential birds thronged the new nesting site of Odisha`s Bhitarkanika National Park during the monsoon season against last year, a senior park official said Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 13:50
Nature lovers who long for savouring the warmth of congenial wetland spots in Bhitarkanika in Odisha`s Kendrapara district would now have to take care of their purse.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 15:29
Wildlife personnel in Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha`s Kendrapara district have spotted 32 nesting sites of estuarine crocodiles as the annual breeding ritual of these reptiles have reached its final stage.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 21:52
A two-and-half-month ban on the entry of tourists and visitors to the Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha was imposed Wednesday as the crocodile nesting season was underway, an official said.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 14:20
The Bhitarkanika National Park authorities have served eviction notices on 71 families settled in the internationally-acclaimed wetland site in Odisha`s Kendrapara district.
Last Updated: Monday, May 21, 2012, 11:53
From a strength of 96 crocodiles in 1976, the population now stands at 1,646.
Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 17:34
With the breeding season of estuarine crocodiles fast approaching, Bhitarkanika National Park authorities in Odisha`s Kendrapara district are in a spot of bother.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2012, 14:19
Much to the ornithologists’ delight, enumerators of state forest department have spotted rare groups of winged species of central Asian origin from the wetland spots of Bhitarkanika national park in Odisha’s Kendrapara district.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 18:52
Wildlife personnel have spotted highly threatened albino salt-water crocodiles in the brackish water bodies and water-inlets along the wetlands of Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha.
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