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tiger conservation and habitat conservation

India Promotes Forest Conservation As urban sprawl is squeezing out precious wilderness areas, India’s University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked all universities and institutions to encourage research on ecology. This was one of the recommendations of the National Forest Commission (NFC), headed by Justice B.N. Kripal, former Chief Justice of India which had submitted its […]

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tiger conservation and habitat conservation

Tiger Conservation Under Siege Sanctuary Asia, India’s environmental and wildlife conservation organization, and Save the Tiger, the Facebook tiger conservation social media platform, with 2.7 million supporters, have come together in an education, awareness-building, and activist campaign to save India’s iconic national animal, the tiger. The campaign will make clear to the public and to […]

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tiger conservation and forest conservation

Population Boom Crushing Wildlife The surge in incidents of predators straying into villages near Nagarahole and Bandipur underscores the rise in man-animal conflict in Mysore and surrounding regions. While a tiger strayed into Kalasur village in Bandipur National Park two weeks ago and is yet to be trapped, a leopard was stoned to death in K.R. Nagar when […]

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