Herbivore population in Gir sanctuary goes up

A two-day census carried out at Gir sanctuary in Junagadh district of Saurashtra has revealed that the herbivore population has gone up 18.40 percent over the last three years.

Guj tourists may get to see Asiatic lions in Amreli

Tourists visiting Gujarat to get a glimpse of the Asiatic Lions might get to see them at a new address at Ambardi in Amreli district, the eastern end of Gir sanctuary, by this year-end.

Relocating Asiatic lions: Gujarat has not given up

Gujarat government would be exploring "all legal options" to challenge the Supreme Court verdict on relocation of Asiatic lions to neighbouring Madhya Pradesh.

Gujarat to study SC verdict on lions before taking next step

The Gujarat government today said it will study the full judgement of the Supreme Court on relocation of Asiatic lions to Madhya Pradesh before deciding its future course of action on the issue.

Gir Sanctuary authorities construct water ponds for animals

Authorities in the Sasan Gir National Park in Gujarat have constructed artificial water ponds for animals.

Gir Sanctuary lost 86 lions in three years

The last abode of Asiatic Lions, Gir Sanctuary, lost 25 lions in the year 2011-12.

Ansari visits Gir Lion Sanctuary

Vice President Hamid Ansari, who is
on a three-day tour to Gujarat, visited the Gir Sanctuary, the
only known home to the world-famous Asiatic lions.

Gir forest sanctuary roads to be closed during nights

The Gujarat forest and
environment department has banned entry of vehicles on the
roads passing through Gir National Park and Sanctuary, the
last abode of Asiatic Lions, at night.

Five lions enjoy rains on road in Gir sanctuary

Five lions of Gir Sanctuary were
seen roaming on the road leading to Bhuva village in Amreli
district here.

Gir sanctuary faces water scarcity due to summer heat

Gujarat’s famous Gir sanctuary is facing acute water scarcity due to rising temperatures.