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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

April 25, 2022

A ‘heart-opening journey’: Interview with Dr. Ovee Thorat

Savannas – large expanses of grass-dominated landscapes dotted by shrubs and woody trees &ndas...
February 3, 2022

Ranganathittu: Little Eternities Packed Into Moments

Written by Sourabha Rao There is an almost supernatural power a spot-billed pelican can affect yo...

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!

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In the news

May 6, 2022

Conservation Bulletin - Week 18

Here’s this week’s Conservation Bulletin. We curate media, popular and science articles ...
April 29, 2022

Conservation Bulletin – April 2022

Here’s our new blog that brings you some intriguing, stimulating and significant stories relat...

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