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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.
Aug 04, 2014
Now, drones to monitor wildlife in 10 biodiversity-rich sites across IndiaIn what could be a major boost to technologically-empowered wildlife surveillance and research in India, plans are afoot to introduce unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones in 10 biodiversity-rich sites across India by January 2015.
Feb 21, 2014
Cheetahs could be back in India if govt clears Rs 260 cr WII projectThe Cheetah, which became extinct from the country about seven decades back, may find a home in India if the Centre agrees to fund WII's Rs 260 crore project for reintroducing the feline in Nauradehi wildlife sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district.
Feb 14, 2014
Rajasthan: Census of tigers, carnivores to be held in sanctuariesIn a maiden initiative, a census of tigers and other carnivores will be carried out in Mukundra Tiger Reserve (MTR) in Kota and Ramgarh Vishdhari Sanctuary in Bundi, within next five months, a senior Forest department official said on Friday.
Dec 22, 2013
NTCA says no to reintroduction of white tigers in Madhya PradeshThe National Tiger Conservation Authority has refused to give its nod for reintroduction of white tigers in Madhya Pradesh saying they have no "conservation value", a decision that may come as a setback to the state's efforts to secure these rare species.