The Wildlife Institute of India (WII) will study the impact of climate change on wildlife and devise strategies to lessen its effects on various species found in the state.
A raid on a Delhi artifact salesman-turned-ivory trader’s safe-house on Sunday led to the seizure of 487kg of ivory worth around Rs 12 crore.
WWF : While celebrating the discovery of 200 new species between 2009 and 2014, has also expressed concern over depletion of original habitats due to industrial growth, mining and climate change.
For almost 10 years between April 2002 and December 2012, there were no elephant deaths in this area. This was made possible by a scientific study, followed up by planned mitigation efforts.
The participants photographed rare species of butterflies like Bhutan Glory, which was also sighted multiple times by all the participants at different locations.