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.
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.
An oil slick from a wrecked ship is threatening endangered penguins on Atlantic territory.
Jairam Ramesh wrote to Narendra Modi to convert revenue land to forest land for conservation of GIB.
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.
Conservationists have opposed a plan to build a coal-fired power plant in an environmentally fragile state in Borneo island.
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.
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.
Day in Pics: 27th March
Showbiz World - March 27, 2015
Germanwings Airbus A320 plane crashes in French Alps