Operation Olivia for Olive Ridley Turtles

Context Every year, the Indian Coast Guard’s “Operation Olivia”, initiated in the early 1980s, helps protect Olive Ridley turtles as they congregate along the Odisha coast for breeding and nesting.…

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Rungia longifolia subsp found in Shendurney sanctuary

Context The flowering plant, Rungia longifolia keralensis, has been discovered from the Western Ghats in the Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary(SWS), Kollam. About Rungia longifolia subsp The sub-species belongs to the Rungia longifolia herb…

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New tardigrade species Stygarctus keralensis

Context Recently, New tardigrade species Stygarctus keralensis was discovered from Vadakara in north Kerala. New tardigrade species Stygarctus keralensis Stygarctus keralensis - the new species - is the first taxonomically described marine…

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Gharial hatchlings at the Satkosia gorge in the Mahanadi river

Context Recently, the sight of an adult Gharial, a common crocodile species, surrounded by 28 hatchlings at the Satkosia gorge in the Mahanadi river, the southernmost limit of the gharials’…

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