On Independence Day, we share with you 10 National Identity Symbols of India that represent India’s rich biodiversity.
Crop-raiding and property damage can result in negative attitudes towards elephant conservation and retaliatory killings of elephants.
We list here those Padma Awardees 2020 who have been conferred the Padma Awards for their work in the field of Environment.
The trains are just that, a metal giant rolling itself through those noisy paths and smashing everything that comes in its way.
A new addition to this list has come with the official declaration of the Singphan Wildlife Sanctuary as the Singphan Elephant Reserve
“The Elephant Protection Act reflects the values of my generation, who don’t want animals to suffer for the sake of human entertainment.”
12 August is now being celebrated as the World Elephant Day since 2012 to raise awareness about the plight of Asian and African elephants.
Padma Bhushan award recipient, Olympic medalist and five-time undisputed world boxing champion Mangte Chungneijang Mary Kom breaks the chain – this time for, the mighty elephant.
The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library invites all interested to a public lecture on ‘Elephant, empire and ecology in ancient India’ by Prof. Raman Sukumar of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The elephant rose from the status of a supreme animal, Gajatame, in early Buddhist India to that of […]
This month’s topic for chat is “Human-wildlife Conflict” and will be moderated by A. Christy Williams Ph.D.
The issue of wildlife conservation and protection is no doubt a major concern and needs to be addressed urgently.
The killing of elephants on railway tracks in West Bengal made headlines recently. On 22nd September, seven elephants including one calf were mowed down by a Guwahati bound goods train near Moraghat level crossing around midnight. The railway track in question passes through an elephant corridor which, according to the […]