Government allocates Rs 20 crore for endangered species

 Taking note of the dwindling number of endangered species, the ministry of environment, forests and climate change allotted Rs.20 crore for their conservation on Wednesday.

Scientists pitch for wild breeding of Great Indian Bustard

 Some near-extinct species like the Great Indian Bustard should be encouraged to breed in the wild rather than in captivity, new research says.

Two Indians win Whitley Awards for wildlife conservation
Two Indians win Whitley Awards for wildlife conservation

Two Indians have been awarded with the prestigious Whitley Awards for their contribution to wildlife conservation.

15 Indian bird species among globally endangered

Fifteen Indian bird species are part of a list of avians which are evolutionarily distinct and globally endangered.

Gujarat to undertake census of Great Indian Bustard

The Gujarat government will soon undertake a census of the Great Indian Bustard, one of the most critically endangered flying bird species in the world, to ascertain its exact population.

Great Indian Bustard sighted in rural Maharashtra

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.

Govt to launch recovery programme for Great Indian Bustard

India is launching a recovery programme for Great Indian Bustard, one of the largest flying bird species, which is on the brink of extinction.

Great Indian Bustard now `critically endangered`

The Great Indian Bustard, one of the largest species of birds, is on the brink of extinction with barely 250 alive.

Karera sanctuary set to close as `golden bird` visits no more

With the disappearance of the
magnificent Great Indian Bustard, it doesn`t feel like good
news on Earth Day Thursday as the Karera sanctuary in Madhya
Pradesh will no longer be a wildlife lovers hotspot.