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What genetic information about dholes tells us about its understudied population
india What genetic information about dholes tells us about its understudied population

It all began in 2019 when the group of scientists started conducting multiple field surveys across 350 sq km of Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala, India..

Netherlands loses bid to overturn EU ban on pulse fishing
european union Netherlands loses bid to overturn EU ban on pulse fishing

Pulse fishing involves electrodes being deployed to cause muscular spasms in fish to dislodge certain flatfish species and shrimp that dwell close to or in the sea bed..

Citizens file RTI applications on Niti Aayog plans for the Andaman & Nicobar islands
india Citizens file RTI applications on Niti Aayog plans for the Andaman & Nicobar islands

The second application is related specifically to the Zoological Survey of India’s (ZSI) February 2021 survey for an environment impact assessment report of the Great Nicobar development plans..

Rhino population in Nepal grows in conservation boost
nepal Rhino population in Nepal grows in conservation boost

Thousands of one-horned rhinos once roamed the southern plains, but rampant poaching and human encroachment on their habitat reduced their numbers to around 100 in Nepal in the 1960s..

Ghana investigates after dead fish, dolphins wash up on shore
environment Ghana investigates after dead fish, dolphins wash up on shore

Officials of the country’s Fisheries Commission have confirmed the incident and said samples have been taken for laboratory analysis..

Croatia acts to save its iconic Istrian goat
environment Croatia acts to save its iconic Istrian goat

While Istria has changed hands several times over the centuries, the goat has remained an enduring symbol, featuring on the region's coat of arms while it was a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and Italy..

Trout swims to success in Jammu and Kashmir
india Trout swims to success in Jammu and Kashmir

Brown trout attracts anglers, particularly foreigners, to J&K’s high-altitude lakes and numerous snow-fed freshwater streams, making it an important part of the tourism industry..

Warming drives 'fundamental' changes to ocean, scientists warn
environment Warming drives 'fundamental' changes to ocean, scientists warn

The report used global temperature and salinity observations obtained between 1970 and 2018 -- including those from electronically tracked marine mammals -- with a focus on the summer months, which have more data..

Avian flu in India brings forth environmental, animal and human health linkages
food and forest Avian flu in India brings forth environmental, animal and human health linkages

India has emerged as a global hotspot for HPAI H5N1, while also providing critical wintering habitat for many species of migratory waterfowl and year-round habitat for several resident waterfowl species..

Once infamous for poaching, this Odisha village is a leading example of bird conservation
smart development Once infamous for poaching, this Odisha village is a leading example of bird conservation

The efforts of a few men and right state-backed initiatives have turned a marshy Odisha village of farmers and fisherfolk into a haven for migratory birds..

Explained | What are wetlands and why do we need to protect them?
wetlands Explained | What are wetlands and why do we need to protect them?

Around 4.63 percent of the geographical area of India are wetlands. A total of 757,060 wetlands have been mapped in the country. These ecosystems are among the most ubiquitous, but also quite overlooked despite their increasing confluence with human lives..

Earth is losing ice faster today than in the mid-1990s, study suggests
environment Earth is losing ice faster today than in the mid-1990s, study suggests

Altogether, an estimated 28 trillion metric tons of ice have melted away from the world’s sea ice, ice sheets and glaciers since the mid-1990s. Annually, the melt rate is now about 57 percent faster than it was three decades ago, scientists report in a study published Monday in the journal The Cryosphere..

4 benefits of being a vegan
sustainability 4 benefits of being a vegan

Even a slight shift to a vegan diet can result in the significant improvement of the environment. What steps will you be taking?.

5 forest foods that can help solve global hunger crisis
food and forest 5 forest foods that can help solve global hunger crisis

India ranks 102 in a list of 117 nations, with only 9.6% of its children in the age group of 6 to 24 months receiving a minimum acceptable diet.