2 lakh baby Olive Ridley turtles emerge in Odisha beach

2 lakh baby Olive Ridley turtles emerge in Odisha beach

Emergence of baby Olive Ridley marine turtles along Gahirmatha beach on Odisha's coast has provided relief to conservationists.

Apr 12, 2017, 23:40 PM IST
Watch: This adorable pangolin has a good time digging dirt!

Watch: This adorable pangolin has a good time digging dirt!

The scaly, armor-clad mammals found only in Asia and Africa, are facing extinction due to poaching.

Feb 20, 2016, 13:50 PM IST

Lion spotted in Gabon for first time in 20 years

A lion has been spotted in Gabon for the first time in nearly 20 years, raising hopes the animals long feared extinct in the country could be returning, conservationists said on Thursday.

Mar 13, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

Conservationists urge Europe to destroy ivory stock

A conservation group urged European countries Monday to destroy their stockpiles of seized ivory as France prepared to pave the way with the burning of three tonnes of elephant tusks.

Feb 04, 2014, 02:08 AM IST

Atlantic oil spill threatens endangered penguins

An oil slick from a wrecked ship is threatening endangered penguins on Atlantic territory.

Mar 22, 2011, 20:54 PM IST

Conservationists want 3,000-hct land for Bustard conservation

Jairam Ramesh wrote to Narendra Modi to convert revenue land to forest land for conservation of GIB.

Jan 10, 2011, 19:31 PM IST

A park between Yamuna & Taj is eyesore to conservationists

Years ago, the Yamuna waters would lap gently against the base of the Taj Mahal. But an artificial park developed between the river and the Taj can endanger the 17th century monument as its foundation requires moisture.

Oct 15, 2010, 10:38 AM IST

Conservationists protest Malaysia coal plant plan

Conservationists have opposed a plan to build a coal-fired power plant in an environmentally fragile state in Borneo island.

Jul 05, 2010, 14:13 PM IST

Non-relocation of village in Dudhwa worrying conservationists

The delay in relocation of a village
located in the Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh is
causing worry to conservationists who believe that it will
further endanger the Indian tiger.

Apr 04, 2010, 18:15 PM IST

Conservationists file piracy claim against whalers

A conservationist group that lost one of its ships in a clash with Japanese whalers off Antarctica has filed a piracy complaint in the Netherlands against the captain and crew of the whaling vessel.

Jan 10, 2010, 18:28 PM IST