Elephants' conflict of diet
It's not just fragmented corridors that take elephants to farms. They get drawn towards crops that improve their state of mind and well-being
Technical committee formed to create National Elephant Action Plan
The main focus of the NEAP will be to mitigate human-elephant conflict, along with improvement of habitat
Elephants reduced to a political football as Botswana brings back hunting
Over the past five years Botswana has earned a reputation as the continent’s last elephant haven
67 elephants died in Odisha in last nine months
Poaching, train accidents and electrocution killed more than half of these elephants, says Wildlife Society of Odisha
ट्रेन की टक्कर से 2 हाथियों की मौत, चार साल में मरे 62 हाथी
हरिद्वार के ज्वालापुर सीतापुर क्षेत्र में तेज रफ्तार ट्रेन की चपेट में आने से दो हाथियों की मौके पर ही मौत हो गई
Talcher's killer elephant detusked
The rogue elephant that killed five persons in Talcher was de-tusked
The savoury flower of elephant foot yam and how it's loved in Goa
The exotic flower is eaten widely in the rural parts of the state for a few days before the advent of monsoon
Landscape-level approach necessary to address human-elephant conflicts
A study involving close monitoring of elephants on daily basis for two years in Karnataka has concluded that landscape-level management is …
Parbati Barua's predicament: What kills an elephant?
On march 6, 2003 all of us came to know what Parbati Barua had done. It made sensational news: she had -- sin of sins -- killed an elephant. As …
Man v elephant
Elephant dies after falling in a pit at Patanjali project site in Assam
A total of three elephants fell in the pit, prompting questions on allocation of land in a possible elephant corridor to the company
रायपुर के पास घूम रहे हैं डेढ़ दर्जन हाथी
कई लोगों ने हाथियों के इस दल को राजधानी रायपुर से महज 30 किलोमीटर दूर आरंग तक में विचरण करते हुए देखा है
How did elephants evolve such a large brain? Climate change is part of the answer
The evolutionary history of elephants is interesting. It parallels humans’ in many ways
Seal them within 48 hours: SC to TN govt on illegal private resorts in the Nilgiris
The resorts have been built in the major elephant corridor in the area, something that the court was especially displeased about
'Elephant conservation is not exactly anybody’s priority'
M D Madhusudan is an ecologist and conservationist with Nature Conservation Foundation in Mysore, Karnataka. An elephant expert, he is a member …
Asian Elephant Specialist Group meet starts in Malaysia
Various issues concerning the Asian Elephant to be discussed at the event
वन विभाग की टीम पर हाथियों ने बोला हमला, एक वन रक्षक की मौत
नेपाल से आए दो हाथी उत्तर प्रदेश व उत्तराखंड के इलाकों में आतंक मचा रहे हैं। पकड़ने आए वन रक्षा कर्मचारियों पर हमला बोल ...
Elephant kills five in Odisha
The victims were asleep on their verandahs when the tusker trampled them
Can changing crop pattern foil elephant raids to farmlands?
Farmers in eastern Indian states are replacing paddy with alternative crops to prevent elephant attacks. The question is can this experiment be …
Odisha loses 24th elephant in 8 years on railway tracks
While forest department wants speed checks, railways seek better coordination
Ahead of CITES CoP18, Botswana tries to lift ban on ivory trade
It is trying to mobilise other Southern African countries to come to a common consensus on how to deal with the rising population of elephants
Hong Kong to ban ivory trade
The city is a key link in the ivory trafficking trade and provides a strategic transit hub into mainland China
Simply Put: Botswana elephants
दो बीघा जंगल
जहां जानवर घूमते थे, अब वहां हाथी ट्रेन के नीचे आकर कटकर मर जाता है तो कभी कोई हिरन, जंगली सूअर, तेंदुआ या नीलगाय ...
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