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Oct 01, 2019
Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger census points to an urgent need for peaceful ecosystems where humans, tigers coexistWith 26,838 camera-traps that captured 76,523 tigers in the wild, coverage this census was 275% higher than 2014.
Jul 30, 2019
Tiger numbers in India have doubled since 2006, but their uneven distribution countrywide doesn't spell successThe report brings out the shrinking presence of tigers outside tiger reserves in the country and calls for sustainable approach to tiger conservation.
Jul 29, 2019
International Tiger Day: India's rising tiger numbers commendable, but many challenges lie aheadBringing tigers back from the brink of extinction to steady growth in population, India now faces new challenges as tiger and human populations are in conflict over limited land.
Jun 18, 2019
Insects disappearing in India as urbanisation and pollution wreak havocWith 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.
Mar 05, 2019
Tiger caught in camera trap photos using underpass along NH7 highway in NagpurFences & barriers in place to prevent accidents & disturbance in wildlife hotspots may not be enough.
Oct 03, 2018
The Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Raghu Chundawat's book raises valid concerns, but disappointsThe Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Ten Years of Research in Panna National Park, by Raghu Chundawat is the story of a passionate wildlife scientist and one of the better-known tiger reserves in the country.
Jun 23, 2018
Royal Bengal tiger relocated to Odisha from Kanha reserve is healthy, being monitored closely, says forest minister Bijayshree RoutrayThe tiger in Odisha is being monitored round-the-clock, and the Wildlife Institute of India and Kanha Tiger Reserve officials will take a call about when the tiger will be released into the wild.
Mar 29, 2017
Tiger conservation: After Panna reserve success, 6 big cats to be relocated in Bengal's Buxa from AssamTapping into the scientific and management skills gained from the successful tiger relocation exercise at Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, wildlife experts and forest officials have proposed the introduction of big cats in West Bengal's Buxa Tiger Reserve from Assam.
Jul 20, 2016
Seven-year-old tiger Jai goes missing from Umred Karhandla: Over 100 on the lookoutJai, a seven-year-old tiger who has ruled Nagpur's Umred Karhandla wildlife sanctuary ever since he arrived there in 2013, is nowhere to be found. Over 100 volunteers are scouring the forest, trying to locate him
Aug 06, 2014
Institute to launch drones to monitor poaching, track wildlifeUnmanned aerial vehicles or drones will soon fly over India's forests to monitor poaching, track wildlife and even count the population of tigers.