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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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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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September 25, 2020

What is Forest Fragmentation?

Forest fragmentation is the breaking of large, contiguous forested areas into smaller forest patches...
September 16, 2020

DISAPPEARING GHOSTS: The 'Dhole' Story- Part 2: What are they up to?

© Uday Kiran‘‘Go back to the Dekkan and eat lizards!’’ taunted Mowgli a...

Expedition to Angria Bank

This film documents the expedition carried out by the Centre for Marine Living Resources and Ecology (CMLRE), the Mangrove Cell- Maharashtra Forest Department, the Indian Institute of SCUBA Diving and Aquatic Sports (IISDA) and the Wildlife Conservation Society – India (WCS-India) to initiate the process of facilitating the notification of Angria Bank as Marine Protected Area.

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September 9, 2020

Online Training on ‘Counter Wildlife Trafficking’ for Goa Forest Department Officers

Wildlife Conservation Society-India, in collaboration with Goa Forest Department, organized a 2-hour...

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

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