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PM Modi Releases Book on Birds Found in Kutch Region of Gujarat

New Delhi: The Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a book titled “The Birds of Banni Grassland” in New Delhi, today. The book was presented to the Prime Minister by the Scientists of Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology (GUIDE). The Book is a compilation of the research work, relating to more than 250 species of birds […]

Environment International National State Wildlife

Odisha gears up to Protect and Conserve Olive Ridley Turtles

Bhubanewar: Odisha is home to 50 percent Olive Ridley turtles in the world. In order to protect and conserve this turtle population the State government keeps taking adequate measures towards the conservation and protection. Odisha chief secretary J K Mohapatra held a review meeting to explore the possibilities to involve the local communities, community based […]

Environment State Wildlife

Odisha to Specify Sensitive Zone for each Sanctuary after Proper Verification

Bhubaneswar: In a high-level meeting chaired by the State Chief Secretary B K Patnaik, it was decided to specify sensitive zone for each sanctuary with proper verification of actual field situation. Chief Secretary Patnaik advised the Principal Secretary, Forest & Environment Raj Kumar Sharma to involve the concerned departments more specifically Revenue & Disaster Management, […]

Environment National State Wildlife

National Tiger Conservation Authority Approves Setting up of 4 Tiger Reserve Parks including Sunabeda in Odisha

New Delhi: The in-principle approval has been accorded by the National Tiger Conservation Authority for creation of four new tiger reserves, and the sites are:, Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), Ratapani (Madhya Pradesh), Sunabeda (Odisha), and Mukundara Hills (including Darrah, Jawahar Sagar and Chambal Wildlife Sanctuaries) (Rajasthan). Final approval has been accorded to Kudremukh (Karnataka) for declaring […]