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New genus of parasitoid wasp dedicated to ATREE

The new genus named after the Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology

admin April 1, 2022

Moths vital to pollination in the Himalayan ecosystem, finds study

According to a recent study, moths are vital for pollination in the

admin February 24, 2022

New gecko from northeast gets Army tag

A lizard new to science is wearing the Indian Army’s tag. A

admin February 22, 2022

New genus of parasitic flowering plant discovered from Nicobar Islands

A new genus of a parasitic flowering plant has recently been discovered

admin February 4, 2022

Fall in eastern swamp deer population in Kaziranga National Park

In the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve, the population of the

admin January 24, 2022

Two new plant species discovered in Western Ghats

Two new plant species have been discovered in the biodiversity-rich Western Ghats

admin January 6, 2022

Tamil Nadu declares Kazhuveli wetland as 16th bird sanctuary

The ecologically significant Kazhuveli wetland in Villupuram district is Tamil Nadu's 16th

admin December 10, 2021

Arunachal Pradesh gets its own state butterfly, Kaiser-i-Hind

The State Butterfly of Arunachal Pradesh will be an elusive swallowtail butterfly

admin November 24, 2021

Leopards in India face an 83% risk of extinction due to roadkill

According to a recent worldwide research that assesses the damage presented by

admin November 17, 2021

Conservation efforts for Indus dolphins begin in Punjab

The census of one of the world's most endangered cetaceans, the Indus

admin November 10, 2021

New Snail Species discovered in Meghalaya’s Mawsmai cave

Georissa mawsmaiensis, a new snail species, was recently found in Mawsmai, a

admin November 10, 2021

Chhattisgarh gets new Tiger Reserve

The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has accepted the Chhattisgarh government's plan

admin November 10, 2021

India adds 267 new species of plants to its flora in 2020

In its latest book Plant Discoveries 2020, the Botanical Survey of India

admin November 8, 2021

Neptune’s Vishnu otter: Fossil discovery reveals ancient animal travelled 6,000 km to Germany

Vishnuonyx, a genus of otters, existed in the main rivers of southern

admin November 8, 2021

Byculla Zoo announces two new breeds of penguins

The Byculla Zoo in Mumbai announced the arrival of two new Humboldt

admin November 8, 2021

India’s first dugong conservation reserve established in Tamil Nadu

In the Palk Bay Dugong, the Tamil Nadu government will establish India's

admin November 6, 2021

Over 900 species of animals become extinct, IUCN red list reveals

At the World Conservation Congress in Marseille, France on September 4, 2021,

admin November 6, 2021

Indian Scientist awarded for saving three endangered turtle species from extinction

Shailendra Singh, an Indian scientist, has been honoured with the Behler Turtle

admin November 6, 2021

Ladakh adopted its own state animal and bird

The snow leopard and the black-necked crane have just been designated as

admin November 5, 2021

In Karur, there is a conservation problem with the slender loris

The Kadavur Reserve Forest is located in the Kadavur hills in central

admin November 5, 2021