Corbett tiger reserve

Director of Corbett Tiger Reserve removed after issuing 'shoot at sight' order

Director of Corbett Tiger Reserve removed after issuing 'shoot at sight' order

Last week, Dhakate had issued shoot-at-sight order and pressed two drones into service after movement of poachers was reported along the southern fringes of the park.

Feb 26, 2017, 22:23 PM IST

Poaching menace: Shoot-at-sight orders at Corbett reserve

Corbett Tiger Reserve authorities have issued shoot-at-sight orders and pressed two drones into service after movement of poachers was reported along the southern fringes of the park.

Feb 22, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Tourists block tiger's path in Corbett: Watch video

Tourists block tiger's path in Corbett: Watch video

A video showing tourists blocking the path of a tiger at the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) has come to the fore.

Apr 08, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Nepal in talks with Corbett Tiger Reserve for anti-poaching system

Nepali officials are holding talks with the famed Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) in Uttarakhand to adopt its 'electronic I' (EI) surveillance system as an anti-poaching measure, its director said here on Wednesday.

Jul 29, 2015, 21:04 PM IST
Uttarakhand gets its second tiger reserve - Rajaji National Park

Uttarakhand gets its second tiger reserve - Rajaji National Park

 Uttarakhand today got its second tiger reserve as the famous Rajaji National Park in state was formally granted the prestigious status.

Apr 20, 2015, 23:04 PM IST

New eco-tourism zone opened at Corbett Tiger Reserve

A new eco-tourism zone was today opened at Uttarakhand's famous Corbett Tiger Reserve for tourists and wildlife lovers.

Dec 01, 2014, 18:21 PM IST

Third tiger found dead near Corbett in a week

A tiger was found dead today near the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Nainital district, the third such incident in the area in a week.

Jun 01, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

Bahuguna for inclusion of Rajaji Park under Project Tiger

Uttarakhand government will send a proposal to the Centre seeking inclusion of Rajaji National Park under the ambit of Project Tiger, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said on Monday.

Apr 02, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

Tiger population rises from 268 in 1973 to 1,468 at present

Forty years of tiger conservation efforts in the country seem to have borne fruit with the number of big cats rising more than five times from 268 in 1973.

Mar 28, 2013, 19:15 PM IST

Combing operations on in Corbett Tiger Reserve

Intensive combing operations were today carried out at the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) following the arrest of three suspected poachers.

Jun 07, 2012, 14:21 PM IST

Highly endangered cat species spotted in Corbett

The rusty spotted cat - has been spotted by a team of wildlife experts in the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Uttarakhand.

Aug 12, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

Tiger found dead in Corbett Tiger Reserve

Preliminary report suggests that the tiger might have been killed during fight with another wildcat.

May 03, 2011, 13:14 PM IST

Orders issued to shoot "man-eating" tiger in CTR

The Uttarakhand forest department on Thursday issued orders to shoot the tiger, which has killed three women during the past one and a half months
in the Corbett Tiger Reserve area.

Dec 30, 2010, 17:57 PM IST

Corbett tiger reserve`s Bijrani zone reopens for visitors

Authorities in Uttarakhand`s Corbett Tiger Reserve have re-opened the famous Bijrani zone for visitors after a gap of four months, an official said here Monday

Oct 18, 2010, 12:44 PM IST