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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

January 25, 2022

Chenchu: ‘Children of the Forest’ for Tiger Protection

Article by Sourabha Rao A vast tiger reserve with its dense, green-black depths. In this forest h...
January 19, 2022

Impactful Environmental Art: Interview With Alisha Dutt Islam

Interview by Sourabha Rao Recently, we had the pleasure of talking to Alisha Dutt Islam, an envir...

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

January 27, 2022

Jivan, a 6-year old male leopard radio-collared in Mumbai

Jivan, a six-year-old male leopard that was radio-collared in Mumbai on 24 January 2022, is the late...
January 24, 2022

WCS-India: CWT Newsletter (December 2021)

Counter Wildlife Trafficking Newsletter December 2021 Wildlife trade trivia   &nb...

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