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Harmonise global laws on conservation of agro-biodiversity: PM Narendra Modi

Updated : Nov 06, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Harmonise global laws on conservation of agro-biodiversity: PM Narendra Modi

Expressing concern over extinction of some plant and animal species, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said global laws on conservation of agro-biodiversity should be harmonised in a way that they do not hamper growth of the agriculture sector in developing nations. #India #Narendra Modi #TheySaidIt #Conservation #International Agro-biodiversity Congress #agro-biodiversity
The death of a Byculla Zoo penguin: Dory's demise should teach us about the obsolescence of zoos

Updated : Oct 26, 2016

By : Karan Pradhan

Category : Life

The death of a Byculla Zoo penguin: Dory's demise should teach us about the obsolescence of zoos

It is a time to reflect on the one-and-a-half year life of Dory — the Humboldt penguin that died in Mumbai last week and the questions her death raises over the future of her seven companions #ConnectTheDots #MNS #Shiv Sena #Conservation #Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation #Byculla zoo #Humboldt penguins #Bittu Sahgal
Maharashtra forest ministry to appoint one crore tree ambassadors to conserve forests, plant saplings

Updated : Sep 30, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Maharashtra forest ministry to appoint one crore tree ambassadors to conserve forests, plant saplings

Maharashtra state forest ministry announces its plan to appoint one crore tree ambassadors across the state to help achieve the government's aim to plant 50 crore saplings in the next phase of the plantation drive #India #NewsTracker #Conservation #Maharashtra #Plantation #forests #Wildlife #forestation #Chandrapur #Sudhir Mungantiwar #Drive #Forest Ministry #50 crore #saplings #vruksha mitra #vruksha doot #tree ambassadors
Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers

Updated : Aug 13, 2016

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Category : Life

Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers

Tigers have vanished from nearly 90 percent of its original range which extended from parts of Central Asia and Siberia to Indonesia. #Environment #CriticalPoint #Conservation #Tigers #Kaziranga #Human-animal conflict #Tiger numbers #FWeekend #national parks #AnimalRights
Culling Nilgai: To manage wildlife conservation and human interests, research is key

Updated : Jul 01, 2016

By : Janaki Lenin

Category : India

Culling Nilgai: To manage wildlife conservation and human interests, research is key

Would culling in some areas instigate people in other areas to demand similar relief? We need more research in wildlife management and social scientists to assess people's attitudes. #US #CriticalPoint #Conservation #Animals #Wildlife #culling #Social science research #Nilgai
Conservation and development can co-exist, says Javadekar

Updated : May 23, 2016

By : IANS

Category : India

Conservation and development can co-exist, says Javadekar

India is confident of conserving its rich biodiversity while ensuring the country's all-round development, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said #Development #NewsTracker #Conservation #Prakash Javadekar #International Biodiversity Day
Uttarakhand fire aftermath: Migration of beasts increases human-animal conflict

Updated : May 11, 2016

By : Shantanu Guha Ray

Category : India

Uttarakhand fire aftermath: Migration of beasts increases human-animal conflict

Troubled by forest fires, wild animals are migrating from upper reaches of Uttarakhand to lower forests close to human habitats, causing alarm. #ConnectTheDots #Uttarakhand #Conservation #Wildlife #Human-animal conflict #forest fire #Wildlife conservation #Uttarakhand forest fire #Flora and fauna
Goddess Kali showcased on the Empire State building in NYC and here's why

Updated : Aug 10, 2015

By : Sarakshi Rai

Category : World

Goddess Kali showcased on the Empire State building in NYC and here's why

Goddess Kali took over New York City last week, quite literally and it's breathtaking! #BuzzPatrol #New York City #NewsTracker #Conservation #Destruction #New York #Kali #Hindu #Empire State Building #Wildlife #NYC #goddess #Shareworthy #Goddess Kali
Cecil the Lion and other endangered animals light up the Empire State Building

Updated : Aug 03, 2015

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Cecil the Lion and other endangered animals light up the Empire State Building

Cecil the Lion wasn't included in the presentation originally but was added to honor him after he was killed. #NewsTracker #Conservation #ImagesOfTheDay #Lion #Cecil the Lion #Wildlife Empire State building
Woohoo! Number of Asiatic lions in Gir goes up by 27%: Census puts total number at 523

Updated : May 11, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

Woohoo! Number of Asiatic lions in Gir goes up by 27%: Census puts total number at 523

The number of Asiatic lions in Gir sanctuary and its surrounding areas has gone up to 523, an increase of 27 per cent since 2010, according to the latest census report. #NewsTracker #Conservation #Success #Gir Lions #Lions #2015 #2010 #cencus #27%