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.

Karnataka says no to Centre`s tiger reserve proposals

The Karnataka government today shot down the Centre`s proposals to declare Kudremukh National Park as a tiger reserve and expansion of Bhadra Tiger Reserve.

Demarcation of Balmiki Tiger Reserve core, buffer zones done

The Bihar government today said the demarcation of buffer and core zones of Balmiki Tiger Reserve Area had already been carried out.

Concern raised over BSF proposal in tiger reserve

A high-level body of Environment Ministry has expressed anguish over a BSF proposal seeking permission for building a patrol road in Mizoram along a tiger reserve bordering Bangladesh.

Odisha intensifies probe into jumbo killings

Odisha Tuesday intensified a probe into the alleged killing of elephants in the state`s Similipal National Park after the recovery of decomposed body parts, bones and skulls of four jumbos in the reserve, an official said.

Cabinet gives more funds for Project Tiger

Cabinet approved re-introduction of cheetahs in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and hike in Project Tiger estimates from Rs.650 crore to Rs.1,216.86 crore due to rise in cost of relocation of villages from tribal habitats.

Project Tiger under threat in Kaziranga

Implementation of Project Tiger in the Kaziranga National Park has been threatened by protests.

`Project Tiger didn’t adapt to changing scenario`

Project Tiger was one of the most ambitious wildlife conservation projects in the world.

‘Relocate villages from tiger reserves’

Dr K Shankar, a research coordinator at WII, says the Project Tiger was a success.