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Forest dept to take up seed ball dispersal in big afforestatio...

For the first time, the Forest department has decided to rope in citizens in a big way in afforestation to take up seed ball dispersal and sowing. The seed ball campaign is not new to the state or to the department. In 1986-87, the department even used an ... Deccan Herald, 3 days ago
'Forest dept underreporting animal deaths' Deccan Herald, 4 days ago
State Board for Wildlife lauds E Pao!, 1 month ago

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Forest department may object if Sholay 3D project affects wildlife

Ramadevara Betta an area surrounding it is a protected area as it is a vulture sanctuary
 Business Standard2 months ago

Lion cub chased by car, four held after video goes viral

The Gujarat forest department today arrested four persons for allegedly chasing a lion cub in their car in Visavadar taluka of Junagadh district located close to the Gir Wildlife Sanctuary, officials said.
 DNA5 days ago

Delhi Govt launches its 'Kikar Hatao' campaign

The Delhi government's forest department is going to start its 'Kikar-Hatao' campaign from the Central Ridge this year. The ridge, spread over 864 hectares of land, has around 443 hectares available for restoration. Prof CR Babu, ecologist, who had headed the ...
 DNA3 weeks ago Prakash Rai is brand ambassador for 'Our Wild Life' campaign  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Trust moots lantana briquetting to generate viable job opportunities

The Voice for Wildlife Trust, Mysuru has come up with a proposal to eradicate lantana in forests as the invasive weed is believed to be a major cause for spread of wildfire. Managing trustee and advocate K S Sudheer has proposed the concept of 'Wildlife ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Access to tree canopy awaits approval

A tree canopy created by the Forest department to attract tourists is awaiting approval from the head of the forest force, to be thrown open to members of the public. A senior Forest department official said the proposal to construct a canopy walk was mooted ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Wildlife sanctuary to come up in south Kashmir's Tral: Min

A wildlife sanctuary would be developed over 156 square kms in the Tral area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir, Forest Minister Chaudhary Lal Singh said today. The minister made the announcement while chairing the 11th meeting of standing committee of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Railings to be raised as jumbo jumps fence

The Forest department has decided to expedite the work on increasing the height of the fence in the Nagarahole Tiger Reserve (NTR), by adding a one-foot solar fence to the existing one of 10-foot height. Though the decision to increase the height was taken ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Leopard cat skin seized, civil services aspirant held

Officials of the Forest Cell of the Criminal Investigation Department arrested a 22-year-old engineering graduate who was trying to sell a leopard cat skin in Bengaluru on Thursday. The accused Harsha is a native of Alur in Hassan district. He was trapped ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Forest officials seek okay to demolish resort, house

Forest staff have taken another step towards demolishing a sprawling property at a wildlife sanctuary near here. The property violates buffer norms at Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary, a two-hour drive from Bengaluru. Woodies, a resort and gated community, was ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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