The complexities of introducing African cheetahs to India

Context The African cheetahs, which became extinct in India after Independence, is all set to return with the Union Government launching an action plan. According to the plan, about 50…

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Asian Waterbird Census concluded at Visakhapatnam

Context Three new species recorded from Visakhapatnam at the recently-concluded Asian Waterbird Census. The census was conducted in a few well known birding spots like Telineelapuram in Srikakulam district and…

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Species in News: Compsobuthus satpuraensis

Context The Compsobuthus satpuraensis, recorded for the first time from the foothills of the Satpura range in Maharashtra’s Jalgaon district. About Compsobuthus satpuraensis Compsobuthus satpuraensis belongs to the same group — werneri…

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Inland wetland survey

Context Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu records 33,000 birds in inland wetland survey. About the Inland wetland survey The waterbird population in inland wetlands recorded during a synchronised survey this…

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