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Zoo to shift some elephants to Koorgalli

Comment · print · T T T+· T- After some tigers, it's the turn of Asiatic elephants of Mysore zoo to make Chamundi Wildlife Conservation, Rescue and Rehabilitation, which was launched at Koorgalli on Friday, their new home. The Central ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

Why Ringling's Losing the Elephants

Circuses and elephants have been inseparable in the American imagination for nearly 150 years. Together they contributed a word to the English language—jumbo, now synonymous with anything big, potentially unwieldy, perhaps dangerous, but with some ...
 Bloomberg2 weeks ago Ringling Bros. to stop using elephants in circus acts  Digital Journal3 weeks ago

WorldViews: Prince William's visit to Chinese elephant sanctuary sparks debate on cruelty

Prince William, like his father before him, is a high-profilepatron of wildlife charities.This week he traveledtoChina on a rare visitfor a British royal, and, once there, heused the opportunity to focus on an issue close to his heart: the plight of ...
 Washington Post3 weeks ago Prince William's visit to Chinese elephant sanctuary sparks debate on cruelty  Washington Post3 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Take Your Pet Obsession to the Zoo and Adopt an Animal

New Delhi: Ever thought of naming or owning an Asiatic Lion, Royal Bengal Tiger, African Elephant or even a Rock Python? Here is the chance to do so. Zoos across India are being thrown open to animal lovers to adopt animals of their choice, name ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

The City Where Bear Paw Soup Is What's for Dinner

In the marbled foyer of a casino inside Laos Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone, glistening elephant tusks hang beside an array of ivory carvings, jewelry, and trinkets in glass cabinets. Nearby, shops in the ornate Chinatown district sell a ...
 TakePart1 week ago An 'Illegal Playground' For Wildlife Trade  MSN News1 week ago

Humans Help This Baby Elephant Climb out of a Hole—and Youll Never Guess Where

Watching baby elephant rescues is always gratifying, but what makes this one special is where it happened. Mozambique Moves to Make Elephant Poachers an Endangered Species This week, a young pachyderm stuck in a rough spot got some help from ...
 TakePart2 months ago
Bangalore Mirror

Karnataka to get second elephant reserve in Dandeli

The govt officials expect that step will reduce man-animal conflict that has cropped up in the region in recent times More than a decade after getting its first elephant reserve, Mysore Elephant Reserve, back in 2002, Karnataka is all set to get ...
 Bangalore Mirror2 months ago

India wildlife adventure: Watching tigers in the jungle

I've just encountered the most terrifying creature in the Indian forest. It rears before me, ready to attack, riled by the scent of my blood. I back off slowly, hoping if I give it space it will capitulate. But I soon realise that my assailant is ... days ago

Nature's heroes

The main focus of Indian conservation efforts should be on the establishment of landscape corridors, feels Dr. Asir Jawahar Thomas Johnsingh, who was awarded the Sálim Ali National Award For Nature Conservation 2014 on Wednesday. Dr. Johnsingh, a ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

BNHS recognizes the work of green stalwarts from global to local level to award them.

MUMBAI: The BNHS felicitated pioneering hands-on work in wildlife research, conservation and nature education. The Awards for 2014 were handed out across three categories at a well attended ceremony yesterday, on the lawns of Chhatrapati Shivaji ...
 Times of India1 week ago
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