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Insects disappearing in India as urbanisation and pollution wreak havoc
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Insects disappearing in India as urbanisation and pollution wreak havoc

With the rapid disappearance of insects, whose cause is attributed largely to their displacement because of urbanisation, the alarming fact is that India lacks records of its insects. Preserving insect population is an urgent priority.

Poachers aren't the only threat: Protected area size puts tigers in danger, encroachment ups risk
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Poachers aren't the only threat: Protected area size puts tigers in danger, encroachment ups risk

According to a study published in Biological Conservation, tigers disappear from these forests at a faster rate than any other habitat. In recent years, two such forests, Sariska in 2004 and Panna in 2009, lost their host of tigers.