Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 16:22
The Great Indian Bustard has found a new abode in two rural tehsils here, prompting forest authorities to start tracking the movement of this critically endangered bird species for its protection.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 13:30
Greater Adjutant Stork, the world`s most endangered stork species, has found a secure home to breed in two nondescript villages of Assam`s Kamrup district, heralding a new chapter in its conservation.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 15:29
Guarding dogs can significantly reduce conflict between livestock and large carnivores, such as cheetahs or leopards, scientists have found.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 11:41
Maharashtra will soon have its fifth tiger reserve in Nagzira following approval from the National Tiger Conservation Authority, a senior official said here.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 11:24
Leonardo DiCaprio has donated 3 million dollars to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) via his charitable foundation to help save tigers in Nepal.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 18:25
Concerted efforts are the need of the hour to conserve the rich contiguous rainforest patch of Dihing-Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary and its adjoining Upper Assam`s Tinsukia and Dibrugarh districts.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 18:44
Hundreds of slow lorises have been seized on Indonesia`s Java island as animal smugglers were about to send the protected primates to markets to be sold as pets, officials said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 22:12
The National Green Tribunal Friday sought response from 18 units including government departments, institutions and a residential society on an application alleging that they had failed to harvest rain water.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 21:27
The Global Snow Leopard Conservation Forum has adopted a programme for 2014-2020 to conserve the endangered species, Xinhua reported.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 00:41
The Centre has informed Supreme Court that there is no need for setting up of a green regulator to oversee matters related to environmental clearances.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 20:51
Vice President Hamid Ansari Friday said the National Green Tribunal (NGT) will have to play a vital role in maintaining the balance between environmental conservation and economic growth.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 13:36
Leading by example, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily today took the metro to office as part of his drive to promote fuel conservation and help cut India's massive oil import bill.
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