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Jul 29, 2019
International Tiger Day 2019: Project tiger, a homegrown Indian conservation success storyProject Tiger was born in the late 1960s, when the natural world was in the middle of a deep crisis.
Jun 20, 2019
Notices to 15 websites for fraudulently using Jim Corbett tiger reserve’s name to dupe touristsAuthorities at Corbett tiger reserve have sent notices to 15 websites for fraudulently using its name to accept bookings from people for wildlife tourism and other facilities
Jun 19, 2019
Uttarakhand forest fires: SC agrees to hear petitions requesting prompt action to curb blazes, asks petitioners to 'pray for rain'The SC on Tuesday agreed to hear on 24 June, a plea seeking urgent steps to protect forests, wildlife and birds from wildfires in Uttarakhand. SC also said, 'it is an serious issue and in the meantime, pray for rain'. Advocate Rituparn Uniyal moved the apex court last Friday to seek urgent steps to protect forests, wildlife and birds from wildfires in Uttarakhand.
May 18, 2019
Recent forest fires in Uttarakhand destroy huge swathes of green cover; experts blame errant monsoonEvery year, Uttarakhand loses a large part of its forest cover to fires, mostly during this time of the year when the mercury soars.
Aug 04, 2018
Uttarakhand HC bans commercial use of elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve, restricts number of vehicles allowedThe Uttarakhand High Court on Friday banned the commercial use of elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve besides restricting the number of vehicles entering its ranges in a day to 100.
Oct 21, 2016
Humans must take blame as conflicts with animals rise in UttarakhandMan-animal conflict in Uttarakhand has reached an alarming proportion. Rapid changes in the forest ecosystem, mainly owing to excessive human intervention and climate change, have been forcing wild animals to stray into human habitations often.
Mar 17, 2016
Uttarakhand CM Rawat gives green signal for Special Tiger Protection Force in CorbettAgainst the backdrop of five tiger pelts being seized recently, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has given his nod for setting up a 112-member Special Tiger Protection Force at the Corbett Tiger Reserve and deployment of 100 additional personnel for forest patrolling.
Jul 18, 2013
India's tigers face new threat as lethal poacher could soon walk freeBelonging to the Gihara tribe of Thanagazi area of Alwar district, Chand is accused of being responsible for the elimination of more than 200 tigers and thousands of other wildlife species including endangered species from several states.