Need to check organised gangs in rhino poaching: WWF

As per figures till March 2013, there were only 3,500 rhinos in Asia (compared to over 25,000 across Africa).

SC gives last opportunity to states on tiger reserves

The Supreme Court today granted two more weeks "as last opportunity" to states which have defaulted in notifying buffer zones around tiger reserves.

Wildlife protection is govt`s constitutional duty: SC

The Supreme Court has directed Chhattisgarh to forthwith take measures to protect endangered Asian wild buffaloes.

Microchip to help track Shanghai`s animals

Over 700 endangered animals kept in parks, zoos and by acrobatic groups here will soon get a microchip planted to track their numbers and living conditions.

Tribals recruited for wildlife protection: Minister

Chenchu
tribals are being recruited by the Nagarjuna Sagar Tiger
sanctuary after naxal presence ended there, Environment and
Forest Minister Jairam Ramesh Wednesday said.

More funds to clean Ganga, drop in wildlife protection

The annual budget for Ministry of Environment & Forests saw a 15% jump with FM Pranab Mukherjee doubling allocation for cleaning the Ganga river.