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After 9 years, state tiger cell to meet

Nagpur: After remaining in deep slumber for over nine years, the forest department seems to have woken up and has convened state tiger cell meeting on October 1. The last meeting of the cell was held on February 14, 2007. Interestingly, as per the ... Times of India, 59 minutes ago

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Loss of habitat forcing jumbos to wander for food

Bhubaneswar: Forest minister Bikram Keshari Arukh on Tuesday admitted in the assembly that growing urbanization, forest fire, forest land encroachment and industrialization are responsible for elephants moving out of their habitats for food. ...
 Times of India1 hour ago
The Hindu

Tree felling banned in Haryana

The Haryana government on Tuesday banned tree felling for five years to increase forest cover in the S\\state, a senior official said. This was stated by Haryana Additional Chief Secretary, Forests, R. R. Jowel while presiding over a review ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago Felling of trees to be banned for 5 years in Haryana  New Delhi Pioneer3 hours ago Tree felling to be banned for 5 years in Haryana  Chandigarh Tribune7 hours ago Haryana to impose 5-year-ban on tree felling  Prokerala11 hours ago

3 held for poaching black buck, selling meat

Three persons were arrested by the Forest Department personnel on Tuesday for allegedly poaching a black buck and selling its meat in Aska area in Odisha's Ganjam district, officials said. One trap, bamboo stick, sword and five kg of black buck ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago 3 held for poaching blackbuck and selling its meat  Business Standard12 hours ago

Stray bear caged, released into forest

A stray bear was caged at Karisalpatti near Cheranmahadevi in the district on Tuesday. According to K. Muruganantham, Deputy Director of Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve's Kalakkad Division, Forest Department personnel had been alerted after ...
 The Hindu1 hour ago Stray panther caged; released in forest  The Hindu3 weeks ago

Tirupati: Tusker raids border villages, damage crops

Tirupati: Wild elephants were on rampage yet again, damaging crops in villages on the forest fringes of Ramakuppam, Ramasamudram mandals in Kuppam segment of Chittoor district. A lone tusker entered Doddipalli and Baridepalli villages from ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 hour ago

Maoists, police trade fire in Karulai forest

Encounter near Mundakkadavu Adivasi Colony : A seven-member armed gang belonging to the banned CPI(Maoist) group encountered the police at Mundakkadavu Adivasi Colony in the Karulai forest range near Nilambur on Monday night. The police said ...
 The Hindu1 hour ago

Ramps laid near rail tracks to prevent jumbo deaths

The Forest Department has laid two ramps one on either side of Line B of railway track between Madukkarai and Walayar to facilitate elephants cross the railway tracks at ease. The ramps have been laid as part of the efforts jointly taken by the ...
 The Hindu1 hour ago

Forest product thieves must pay for their folly

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Dar es Salaam, Sept. 28 -- PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa suspended four forestry officers in Rufiji District early this week. He also ordered that an ...
 HT Syndication3 hours ago
The Telegraph

Egret feathers on Puja dhak s raise hackles

The white feathers that adorn dhak s are mostly of killed egrets and using them is illegal, the state forest department has warned Durga puja organisers in the city. The dhaki s, most of whom hail from rural areas, kill egrets for their feathers before they ...
 The Telegraph4 hours ago
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