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Our preliminary comments on the Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill, 2021

We have put together preliminary comments and recommendations on the Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill, 2021 tabled before the Rajya Sabha recently to amend the Wild Life (Protection) Act 1972.

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Human Wildlife Interactions

Today human-wildlife conflict is an issue that has gained a lot of importance globally and nationally. While it negatively affects both humans and wildlife, many of the latter are endangered and threatened. 

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Angria Bank

Angria Bank is a shallow sunken atoll situated 105 km off the coast of Maharashtra. The region supports a rich diversity of corals, algae, fish and marine megafauna, and therefore serves as an ideal site at which to initiate our efforts.

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Counter Wildlife Trafficking

Counter Wildlife Trafficking program aims to build capacity among mandated agencies to detect, identify, investigate, arrest, prosecute, and convict criminal organizations that perpetrate wildlife trafficking. 

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Blog

July 29, 2022

International Tiger Day - Celebrating Waghoba

India has had several human communities living with wild animals in and around its diverse forests f...
June 29, 2022

IPCC Climate Change Report 2022 and its Implications for India

Written by Ishani Kumar Singh Summer in India this year has brought some attention to the consequ...

Huliyappa – The Deified Tiger

Our relentless pursuit of stories exploring human-wildlife relationships recently took us to Yellapura in the Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. This film introduces you to Huliyappa, the deified tiger with whose worship begins Deepavali, the Festival of Lights. We are deeply grateful for everyone who participated in this film and gave us permission to understand their relationship with the tiger.

So… meet Huliyappa!

Click here watch the film

In the news

August 5, 2022

Conservation Bulletin - Week 31

Six more wetlands in T.N. get Ramsar recognition Following the recent tagging of Pallikaranai...
July 30, 2022

Conservation Bulletin - Week 30

Assam’s Barak Valley Will Soon Have Another New Wildlife Sanctuary Between the Barak ri...

Photo Copyrights: Vardhan Patankar, Muthanna P M, Prakash Matada, Mahendra Jain, Amith Bangre, Kalyan Varma, Ramki Sreenivasan, Shialendra Singh, PV Seetaram

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