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Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], September 23 (ANI): In a bid to prevent elephant deaths, the State Forest Department here will soon introduce rubber strips on the national highways, state highways and the Asian highway roads in the north Bengal region.
Updated : 2 days, 14 hours ago IST
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], September 22 (ANI): The West Bengal Forest Department has taken steps to introduce rubber strips on the National Highway, state highway and the Asian Highway in the North Bengal region to control elephant deaths.
Updated : 6 days, 15 hours ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 18 (ANI): Zoos in West Bengal, that were closed due to the nationwide lockdown since March, will reopen from October 2, while park and gardens in the state will be open for public use from September 23, the state government said on Friday.
Updated : 6 days, 19 hours ago IST
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 18 (ANI): A male elephant aged between 18-20 years from the Mettupalayam forest range in Coimbatore was found dead on Thursday in the jungles of Nilgiris. The animal was injured and the Forest Department had made arrangements to tranquilize him for
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], September 10 (ANI): Smugglers chopped down 150 sandalwood trees belonging to a farmer and decamped with logs from a village in Shivamogga district in Karnataka.
Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], September 10 (ANI): An injured crocodile that had wandered from its natural habitat and was roaming in a residential area at Tarsali in Gujarat's Vadodara district was rescued by the Wildlife Rescue Trust and the forest department late on Tuesday night.
Sholayur (Kerala) [India], September 9 (ANI): The carcass of an injured elephant was found in Sholayur area on the border of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, forest department officials said on Wednesday.
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], September 5 (ANI): There is a sense of fear amongst the residents of Chandeli village on the India-Nepal border after a leopard was sighted in the region.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], September 4 (ANI): Nine people were arrested in connection with the killing of deer in Bhubaneswar on Friday which is a violation of the Wildlife Protection Act.
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 3 (ANI): A leopard was captured by Forest Department officials in Guwahati's Maligaon area on Wednesday night.
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], September 3 (ANI): To further strengthen its drive to preserve and maintain the environment in Punjab and make people stakeholders in the process, the State Forest Department on Thursday launched 'I Rakhwali' application to help netizens to become 'Greenery Savio
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
Dakshina Kannada (Karnataka) [India], September 1 (ANI): An elephant allegedly electrocuted to death near Puttila in Dakshina Kannada on Tuesday.