Bushfire crisis: Australia may list koalas as 'endangered' species
Over 1.25 billion animals are believed to be dead in the wake of bushfires.
2019: The year stock traders became an endangered species
For a decade now, the number of stock traders has steadily declined.
Tiger census shows positive trend; but what about deaths of the endangered species in non-protected areas?
Between 2012 and 2018, 657 tiger d...
3 species from India among 10 to be on global endangered list
Ten endangered species of migratory animals/birds from across the globe, including three from India (Great Indian Bustard, Asian Elephant and Bengal Florican), will be included in a special global list for protection under the ‘Convention on Conservation of Migratory Species’ (CMS) — an international treaty to protect such species throughout their range countries.
More raids in Bhopal, officials seize hide of endangered species from Ashwin Sharma's house
More raids in Bhopal, officials seize hide of endangered species from Ashwin Sharma's house.More raids in Bhopal, officials seize hide of en...
Google celebrates Earth Day with animated, interactive doodle
Google, on Monday, marked Earth Day with an animated doodle celebrating the diversity of the planet. Created by Kevin Laughlin, the doodle t...
Google celebrates diversity of the planet with interactive doodle this Earth Day
The doodle features six organisms across elevations, along with fun facts about them.
Extinction watch: Undone by fraud, deforestation
The forest owlet is small and stocky but preys on animals up to even twice its own size. . It is found in the shrinking forests of central India with a population estimated at less than 1,000 mature individuals.
Extinction watch: The great Indian bustard species may vanish & why
Depending on what’s available, the bustard will eat worms, small mammals and small reptiles. Locusts, crickets and beetles make the bulk of its diet in the monsoon.
Here are some of the most endangered species in India
International Union of Conservation of Nature’s Red list has 665 animal and 387 plant species in India that face higher risk of extinction.
Pedestrians are an endangered species on city roads
Urban mobility expert V Ravichander suggested that authorities introduce `traffic calming measures' for the safety of pedestrians.
Truly alarming': No babies for endangered right whales
With no rebound in births this past winter, the overall population could shrink further in 2018. One right whale was found dead off the coast of Virginia in January.
Elephant corridors in India: SC to hear matter on Apr 6
The apex court was informed by the parties that the larger issue raised in the petition was having elephant corridors across the country.
17 February is celebrated as World Pangolin Day
Pangolins are the only mammals that are covered in scales, which are made of keratin—just like our hair and finger nails. They are toothless, nocturnal, live in burrows and feed mainly on ants and termites.
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