User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Endangered Species
Last updated: Mar 18 2019 12:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Pobitora facing tough time managing rhino population 18.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Pobitora facing tough time managing rhino population
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Behold the Chorao island otter, an unexpected resident of Goa’s brackish mangroves 17.3.2019 Scroll.in
Mangroves dominated by humans are far from what is considered an ideal environment for otters.
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Unique traits of Kharsa in KLNP detected 16.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Unique traits of Kharsa in KLNP detected
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Indonesia NGO appeals ruling on China-funded dam in endangered orangutan habitat 13.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Indonesia's biggest non-government environmental group on Wednesday launched a fresh legal bid to stop the construction of a controversial China-funded dam that some experts warn will destroy the habitat of a unique species of orangutans.
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Tiger population in Bangladesh’s Sudarbans may be wiped out by 2070, finds study 13.3.2019 Scroll.in
Rising sea levels combined with climate change threaten the Bengal tiger in its last stronghold.
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Jaguar Attacks Woman Who Allegedly Climbed Zoo Barrier To Take A Selfie 11.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A woman was attacked by a jaguar as she was apparently trying to get a photo outside the big cat's enclosure at Wildlife World Zoo in Arizona, authorities said.
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Species thought to be extinct are being sighted again. Are they rising from the dead? 10.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three supposedly dead species were seen in the past month alone, raising the question of how species are declared extinct in the first place.
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Gunmen kill ranger in Congo's Virunga park after reopening 9.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Militiamen have killed a ranger in Congo's Virunga National Park, the park said on Friday, less than a month since it re-opened after being shut down because of insecurity.
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Huge blaze in Bandipur tiger reserve was result of bad fire-management policies, say researchers 8.3.2019 Scroll.in
Forest scientists have long been advocating the use of controlled burns in winter months to clear forests of flammable undergrowth.
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Found in Manipur: Eastern hog deer earlier believed to be confined to Southeast Asia 7.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Hog deer at the Keibul Lamjao National Park have very different features than the rest of their species in India.
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Margaret Atwood: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ may feel real in 2019, but solutions won’t come from novels 7.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Fiction may portray reality in advance, but answers have to come from outside it, said the novelist.
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U.S. seeks to lift endangered species protection for gray wolf 7.3.2019 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration is seeking to lift Endangered Species Act protections for the gray wolf, arguing the predators found mainly in the western United States have been brought back successfully from the brink of extinction.
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Over Four Lakh Endangered Turtles Spotted At Odisha Beach 4.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Over four lakh Olive Ridley turtles have arrived for nesting in the past five days at Gahirmatha beach in Odisha's Kendrapara, one of the world's largest rookeries of the endangered species, a forest...
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Asian rhino nations to collaborate on conservation efforts 2.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Asian rhino nations to collaborate on conservation efforts
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Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park 25.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park
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"For Life And Lung": Gurugram Residents March To Save Aravalli Forests 24.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Nearly a hundred residents of Gurugram took out a protest march on Sunday to push for safeguarding the Aravalli range, a vital ecological zone and biodiversity hotspot that's home to nearly 400...
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Why do we see fewer migratory birds in Pallikaranai? 22.2.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Unabated dumping of garbage in the waters of Pallikaranai and rampant encroachment by the Chennai Corporation as well as the people have dealt a big blow to the biodiversity of the area.
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Wild cats, boas are obstacles in Mexican president's refinery race 21.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's race to build an oil refinery in record time on land that was until recently alive with mangrove, wild cats and boa constrictors, has run into trouble, complicating his effort to revive ailing state-oil company ...
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This Rodent Is First Mammal Made Extinct By Climate Change: Researchers 21.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Years ago, the small, ratlike rodents could be seen scurrying across the sand and coral rubble on the Australian island of Bramble Cay. Fishermen would sometimes see them while visiting the island,...
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A lesser-known grizzled giant squirrel species in Kerala is at the risk of dying out 15.2.2019 Scroll.in
A survey in Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary reveals that the population of squirrel has fallen by 78%-85%.
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