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Category: Nilgiris Biodiversity
Last updated: Jan 20 2018 08:45 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Wildlife census in MTR buffer zone begins 20.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Camera traps to be set up at more than 200 points across three forest ranges
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Dedicated hotline to address human-animalconflicts to come up in the Nilgiris 18.1.2018 Hindu: News
A rapid response team and crisis management centre on the anvil
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Pongal celebrated at Boat House 17.1.2018 Hindu: News
Hundreds of tourists were awestruck by the acrobatic performances of a troupe of Thappattam dancers at the Ooty Lake and Boat House during the 'Pongal Thiruvizha' organised by the Tourism Department o...
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Missing the grass for the trees in Western Ghats 17.1.2018 Hindu: National
Drastic decline in shola grasslands in Palani Hill range
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Restoring a wildlife corridor 16.1.2018 Deccan Herald - Supplements
A new study by researchers at the Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE) has proposed a new approach of working with local communities and other institutions, towards restoration of the Edeyarhalli-Doddasampige Wildlife Corridor (ED corridor) near Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple (BRT) Tiger Reserve. Very often, wildlife corridors are devoid of monitoring, and are subject to fragmentation and degradation, as local communities depend on them to obtain forest resources like timber, firewood, food and medicine. The ED wildlife corridor is one such critical wildlife corridor in Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple Tiger Reserve. It connects BRT to adjoining protected areas in the Mysuru-Nilgiri region. It also provides physical connectivity between the Eastern and the Western Ghats and is inhabited by 15 mammalian species including the Asian Elephant, Bengal Tiger and Indian Gaur. Soligas, an indigenous tribal community, and a few other non-tribal communities are the major inhabitants of this ...
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Aralam survey yields two rare butterflies 15.1.2018 Hindu: News
178 species identified in annual survey at sanctuary
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These Feisty Hunters Will Surprise You With What They Can Bring Down 15.1.2018 The Wire

In a coordinated attack, yellow-throated martens can bring down rhesus macaques, mouse deer, musk deer, barking deer, langurs, even Himalayan tahr. Whence their gumption?

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SC order on traffic ban via Bandipur raises hope 11.1.2018 Hindu: News
Governments concerned told constitute a five-member committee to look into the issue
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The jungle man of Coimbatore 1.1.2018 Hindu: S & T
Wild life lover N.I. Jalaluddin is convinced that the way forward in conservation is through young people and he works tirelessly to sensitise them about forests, animals and birds
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On city outskirts, a return to nature via herb gardens, camping sites 26.12.2017 Hindustan Times - realestate
New projects offer residents a chance to run community farms, attend harvest festivals, pick fruit in an orchard, all on-­site.
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Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan wins National Geographic’s Nature Photographer of the year 2017 25.12.2017 Hindu: Youth
Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan, who is National Geographic’s Nature Photographer of the Year 2017, talks about his award-winning shot and love for wildlife photography
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A cycling tour of The Nilgiris 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
A first-person account of participating in the recent Tour of Nilgiris
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A cycling tour of The Nilgiris 19.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
A first-person account of participating in the recent Tour of Nilgiris
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The Blue Mountains beckon 12.12.2017 Hindu: Leisure
Tour of Nilgiris 2017 enters its 10th year, which is also the 200th year of the invention of the cycle
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A wild year ahead 11.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Start 2018 with these calendars filled with pictures of animals as models
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Cyclists reach Mysuru as part of Tour of Nilgiris 11.12.2017 Hindu: News
They pedalled 167 km of National Highway 209 passing through Kanakapura
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Tour of Nilgiris to begin on December 10 6.12.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
The annual Tour of Nilgiris (TfN), a cycling expedition passing through the Nilgiris in three south Indian States — Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu, is scheduled start on December 10 and conclude on...
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128 cyclists to take part in Tour of Nilgiris 2017 2.12.2017 BusinessLine - National
The RideACycle Foundation (RAC-F) is eagerly looking forward to make Tour of Nilgiris (TfN) 2017 a memorable event as it coincides with the 200th year of cycle invention. The event (TfN 2017), sche...
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Tropical gene pool garden to become eco-tourism spot 30.11.2017 Hindu: Home
The Tropical Gene Pool Garden near Nadugani in Gudalur is to be developed into a tourist attraction with the forest department set to allow trekking, bicycling and other activities to create awareness...
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Marayur gets ready for Neelakurinji 28.11.2017 Hindu: News
Flowering reported at Puthukudi tribal settlement areas
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