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Fishing & coral reef degradation threaten parrotfish in Andaman, finds study

A group of researchers have studied the distribution, abundance and dangers to this Bumphead parrotfish species in the waters of Andaman and Nicobar islands..............

Genetic profile of mithun reveals unique traits

Researchers feel the genetic information about the Indian mithun could be useful in developing breeding and conservation programmes………………..

Look beyond protected areas for conservation of endangered hangul in Kashmir:...

Continuous inbreeding and geographic isolation have reduced the genetic diversity of Hanguls and any natural calamity or disease outbreak can cause local extinction of this species, the study published in journal Current Science has warned.................

Nilgiri conservation award 2016 conferred to IISWR

Dr O P S Khola, Principal Scientist and Head, ICAR-IISWC, RC, Udhagamandalam received the award for his outstanding work on the conservation of Nilgiri biosphere...

World Wetlands Day: Biodiversity conservation must be on top priority

Despite their tremendous value, wetlands are also one of the most rapidly degrading ecosystems.....

Biodiversity & afforestation initiatives in the Western Ghats of India

Over the past 40 years, Tata Power has planted saplings of fast growing tree species, native to the Western Ghats on hill slopes of the lake catchments.....

Tata Housing & WWF-India renew partnership for biodiversity conservation

Focusing on community-based conservation initiatives, the second phase of the project, based primarily in Sikkim, will support initiatives in red panda and snow leopard conservation....

Plant Genome Savior Community Award to be presented on 24th August

The award ceremony will be held at Delhi to honor the farmers engaged in the conservation of genetic resources of land races and wild relatives of economic plants.....

Cabinet Reshuffle: Anil Madhav Dave joins as India’s new environment minister

Mr Dave replaces Mr Prakash Javadekar who has now taken over as the new human resources development minister....