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Restocking Sahyadri for the tigers
DNA India

Restocking Sahyadri for the tigers

To enhance the prey base for carnivores in the Sahyadri tiger reserve, state forest department officials are planning to restock the habitat located in the Western Ghats with deer. Senior state forest department officials said that they ... DNA India, 6 days ago
3 Maharashtrian tigers return home Deccan Chronicle, 2 weeks ago
Deforestation to be digitally mapped DNA India, 3 weeks ago

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Times of India

Rise in forest fires forces Maharashtra to draw Rs 30 crore plan

NAGPUR: In bid to tackle increasing incidents of forest fires during summer, the state government has chalked out a Rs30 crore plan for the coming season. Maharashtra reported 1,638 forest fire incidents in 2016. Forest fires damage ecology badly ...
 Times of India1 week ago Dial 1926 for information on forest, wildlife  Times of India2 weeks ago Facing extinction, 20 wild buffaloes surface in Gadchiroli forest  Times of India2 months ago
DNA India

Leopard cub rescued from well in Nashik

A three-month-old leopard cub was rescued from a well near here in North Maharashtra, Forest Department officials said today. The cub, which had accidentally fallen into the water body near village Chapadgaon in Nashik district on Wednesday, was ...
 Business Standard1 week ago In Maharashtra: Three stranded leopard cubs reunited with mother after 13-hour ...  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Leopard cub rescued from hut in Dahanu  HT Syndication1 month ago Leopard cub found in a house along Maharashtra-Gujarat border  DNA India1 month ago

Tourism tips from Kanha for guides

To boost tourist inflow and streamline eco-tourism activities in Maharashtra's protected areas, the state forest department recently had officials and tourist guides from four protected areas that have a rich tiger presence visit the Kanha Tiger ...
 DNA India1 week ago Bengal ranks fifth in prefered tourist states  The Statesman1 month ago
Times of India

Maharashtra govt aims to plant 50 crore trees in three years

A senior official from the department said Maharashtra has around 20 per cent land under forest cover, which the government was aiming to increase to 33 per cent in the next three years. Maharashtra Government has decided to plant trees on a large ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago Maharashtra targets 50 crore tree plantation in three years  Times of India2 weeks ago Satellite imaging to track survival of new saplings  DNA India1 month ago Public toilets on mangrove land liable under Forest Act, MoEF panel tells Maharashtra government  Indian Express1 month ago
Money Control

Maharashtra to get Rs 2,000 cr for forest conservation

To increase the green cover in the state, the Forest department is keen on reviving eco-battalion concept for large scale tree plantation, Mungantiwar told PTI.
 Money Control2 months ago Illegal mining clearing green cover in state  Times of India1 month ago
India Today

More trouble for Kapil Sharma; probe report recommends FIR for destroying mangroves

Comedian Kapil Sharma could be in deeper trouble as Maharashtra forest department has submitted a negative report to the revenue department and recommended registering an FIR against him for destroying mangrove forest. Saurabh Vaktania | Edited by Prabhash K ...
 India Today2 months ago Forest officials survey Kapil Sharma's office premises  Deccan Herald2 months ago Kapil Sharma, 50 others have damaged mangroves, says forest officials  Rediff.com2 months ago Lawyer files case against Kapil Sharma  Asian Age2 months ago
Times of India

Dhangars wary of forest department

PUNE: A two-year study on grasslands located in Maharashtra has shown that the tug-of-war between nomadic pastoralist communities, such as the Dhangars, and the forest department is a bigger cause of concern than the conflict with wild animals in ...
 Times of India1 month ago
DNA India

Section 144 to precede rescue of big cats now

Leave the big cats to us, do not crowd around. The Maharashtra forest department's message is understandable. For long, whenever its officials rescue a leopard or a tiger, their biggest nightmare has been the milling crowd that turns it into a ...
 DNA India1 month ago

Fake wildlife products passed off as originals, peddled at high rates

In July, the WCCB and Maharashtra forest department officials had detected a case at Velas in Ratnagiri wherein a woman had purchased a fake tiger skin from a scrap merchant believing it to be genuine.
 DNA2 months ago
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