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Tiger Population Rising at 6% Annually, Claims Govt

The Central government on Saturday rebutted the claim that tiger deaths are increasing in the country and asserted that their population is on the...

Wildlife Poaching Incidents Double Amid COVID Lockdown: Study

Poaching incidents for consumption and local trade have more than doubled during the lockdown period, according to a recent study. A report published by...

Rhino Poaching in Namibia Drops in 2019: Ministy of Environment and Tourism

Rhino poaching in Namibia dropped to 41 individuals killed in all of 2019 so far, compared with nearly 72 during the same period last year,...

Chipangali Wildlife Orphanage in Zimbabwe Educates Against Poaching

An animal orphanage in Zimbabwe is one of the organizations leading efforts to ensure poaching and development do not wipe out the wildlife of...

USA And Other Countries Pledge To Eradicate Illegal Wildlife Trade

The United States and dozens of other countries have pledged to work together to tackle the illegal wildlife trade and treat it as a...

Conservationists Sound Alarm As India Loses 106 Leopards in 2 Months

By Kushagra Dixit A staggering 106 leopards have died in the first two months of this year in forest areas across the country -- a number...

Timber Stealing from Ancient Trees has become Poacher’s New Target: UNEP

The 200 feet cedar tall tree disappeared, cut off at its colossal base and stolen Forest investigators have reported cases of more than...

2016 in Retrospect: Poaching at all-time High, but the number of Tigers still Rose

New Delhi, December 28, 2016: It's not been a great year for wildlife. More tigers and leopards were poached in 2016 than in any year...

Thirty percent African elephants wiped out in 7 years between 2007 and 2014

New York, September 1, 2016: Elephant populations in Africans declined by as much as 30 percent between 2007 and 2014, the Result of a pan-African...

Raid on Forest Officer’s House yields Rs 2 Crore in Cash, Gold and Animal Parts in Assam

Assam Police recovered animal parts, Rs 2 crore in cash and gold from two residences of a divisional forest officer (DFO) of Assam ...

India’s Assam State Endeavors to Halt Rhino Poaching

GAUHATI, INDIA—The newly elected government of the northeast Indian state of Assam has launched plans to crack down on the poaching of the area's...

Frog Poaching has become rampant in Monsoon to meet tourists’ demand in Goa

Frog meat is considered a common delicacy in Goa Wide scale poaching continues even though frogs are protected under Wildlife Conservation Act Poachers...

Earth Champions: South African anti-poaching group wins UNEP award

              By NewsGram Staff Writer Cape Town: Black Mambas, a South African anti-poaching group was awarded 'Champions of the Earth' prize for its efforts to protect the endangered rhinos by...

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