User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Protection :: National Parks
Last updated: Jun 25 2020 09:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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No ‘holy dip’ in Tirumala’s Pushkarini from today 18.3.2020 Hindu: Home
A temporary closure to contain the spread of COVID-19 virus, says TTD management
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Sensitisation against COVID-19 18.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Sensitisation against COVID-19
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Protecting wild canids, hyenas can help expand conservation enterprise: Study 17.3.2020 Hindu: News
Protecting wild dogs or dholes, jackals, wolves, foxes and hyenas offers “incredible potential” to expand the conservation enterprise in India, a new
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Coronavirus: Tourist activities at Corbett, Rajaji prohibited 17.3.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Tourism activities in national parks and tiger reserves in Uttarakhand, including Corbett and Rajaji, were prohibited till March 31 on Tuesday as a precautionary measure against coronavirus, an official order said. Tourism activities in national parks, wildlife sanctuaries, zoos and tiger reserves are closed from March 17 to March 31, said chief Wildlife Warden Rajiv Bharatari in the order.
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South, Central American nations tighten borders to combat coronavirus 16.3.2020 Reuters: World News
Guatemala logged its first fatality from coronavirus on Sunday as nations in South and Central America ramped up measures to contain the infection, with Panama banning entry of non-resident foreigners and Honduras closing its borders to passenger traffic for a ...
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Elusive refunds pose headache to travel industry 15.3.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
With the government suspending all tourist visas till April 15, requests for cancellations have shot up
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It’s official: BNP’s eco-sensitive zone reduced by 100 sq.km. 13.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Centre issues gazette notification; Environmentalists upset
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Rs 33 cr for Kaziranga under Project Tiger scheme 3.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Rs 33 cr for Kaziranga under Project Tiger scheme
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13 bird, 7 butterfly species newly spotted in Munnar 2.3.2020 Hindu: National
In all, 188 bird species recorded
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Unseasonal rains stave off fire threat 2.3.2020 Hindu: Health
Moderate to heavy rains lashed Bandipur and Nagarahole national parks on Monday providing short-term relief from the scourge of forest fires. Almost 7
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UAHS graduates set sights on civil services 29.2.2020 Hindu: Home
Many of the meritorious students who bagged gold medals at the convocation of the University of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences (UAHS), Shiva
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Conserving Degraded Forests the biggest challenge: CM 24.2.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, The Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that the biggest capital of Madhya Pradesh is its forest wealth and Madhya Pradesh is proud of it. The responsibility of protecting and preserving the forests lies with the people living on forests and every member of the forest department.  He said that forests will not be safe if tension and conflicts go on. Addressing the forestry conference at RCVP Noronha Academy of Administration here today, the Chief Minister said that forest protection is possible only with the active cooperation of forest officers and field officers.   He urged officers and employees associated with forest protection to realize the objectives of the Forest Protection Act.  He said that today’s scenario is completely different from the time when the Forest Protection Act was legislated in 1980.   The present circumstances are starkly different. People’s expectations and aspirations were not so ambitious. It was easier to designate national parks. Kamal Nath said that the biggest ...
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Eye on the tiger 22.2.2020 Hindu: Health
With their numbers gradually increasing, tigers give wildlife enthusiasts like Dindigul-based N Senthil Kumaran reason to cheer
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Plan to develop Andaman and Nicobar Islands into tourist hub has put its forests under pressure 18.2.2020 Scroll.in
Lakshadweep, a group of 36 islands, is also facing the threat of soon becoming uninhabitable.
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Instructions to prepare action plan for promotion of tourist destinations at international level 14.2.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Chief Minister Kamal Nath, while addressing a meeting of the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board of Directors told to formulate a well-planned action plan to promote the tourism destinations of the state at the national and international level and also include agencies that promote tourism. In the meeting, the Board of Directors approved an action plan to ensure safety of women in tourist sites with the aim of providing employment to about 50 thousand girls and women. Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that Madhya Pradesh is a prosperous state in terms of tourism. We also have a large number of heritage properties with diverse cultural landscapes, forests and national parks. Better marketing strategy is the reason for the states, which are currently ahead in tourism.  There is a need to use effective resources for promoting the tourism wealth of the state. For this he told to coordinate with and make use of various national-international tour-operators, travel agents and agencies related to hotel ...
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Relative Of Extinct Tortoise Located In Galapagos 1.2.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A scientific expedition to the Galapagos Islands has discovered a tortoise with a "strong" genetic link to a presumed-extinct subspecies made famous by the popular Lonesome George, national park...
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Wildlife habitats lack scientific veterinary care 5.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Wildlife habitats lack scientific veterinary care
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Australian navy begins mass evacuations as new fire threat looms 3.1.2020 Reuters: World News
The Australian navy on Friday began evacuating around 1,000 people stranded on the east coast of the fire-ravaged country as a searing weather front was set to whip up more blazes across the states of Victoria and New South Wales (NSW).
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Australians flee massive bushfires as new fire threat looms 3.1.2020 Reuters: World News
The Australian navy on Friday began the evacuations of some of the thousands of people stranded on the east coast of the fire-ravaged country as a searing weather front was set to whip up more blazes across the states of Victoria and New South Wales ...
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Australian navy races to rescue thousands as new fire threat looms 3.1.2020 Reuters: World News
The Australian navy was racing on Friday to rescue thousands of people stranded on the east coast of the fire-ravaged country as a searing weather front was set to whip up more blazes across the states of Victoria and New South Wales (NSW).
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