Two tiger reserves in Tamil Nadu earn Global CA|TS recognition

Context Recently, Two tiger reserves in Tamil Nadu earn Global CA|TS recognition. They are Anamalai Tiger Reserve and Mudumalai Tiger Reserve. Key Details on the Global CA|TS recognition Anamalai Tiger…

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Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary notified as eco-sensitive zone

Context Recently, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change notified the eco-sensitive zone of the Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary on the south-western edge of Guwahati. Key Details The notification specified an…

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Tiger Corridor to connect Tiger Reserves in Rajasthan

Context After the Centre’s nod for creation of the Ramgarh Vishdhari sanctuary, the Rajasthan government is hoping to develop a tiger corridors connecting three tiger reserves passing through districts including…

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Black leopard sighted Navegaon Nagzira Tiger Reserve

Context A rare melanistic leopard, popularly called black leopard, was spotted in the Navegaon block of the Navegaon Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) in the Gondia district of Maharashtra. Key Details…

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Ladakh’s Tso Kar Wetland Complex now a Wetland of International Importance

Context India has added Tso Kar Wetland Complex in Ladakh as its 42nd Ramsar site, which is a second one in the Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh. About Tso Kar…

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