Endangered greater adjutants rehabilitated in Assam

The first greater adjutant stork soars immediately after release. Photo by: Nizira Borgoyari/WTI   Guwahati (Assam), March 22, 2013: Four endangered greater adjutant stork (Leptoptilus dubius) juveniles were set free yesterday in Dadhara, about 16 km from Guwahati. The birds, which had falled from their nests in Dadhara – believed […] Read more »

Armed poacher apprehended in Manas

Manas Reserve Forest (Assam), August 7, 2012: An armed poacher who was apprehended inside Manas Reserve Forest, Bodoland Territorial Council, last month, is currently under custody, while two of his accomplices who escaped are still at large. Read more »

Star tortoises back where they belong

Chennai, August 30, 2012: After seven months of intensive rehabilitation, 192 star tortoises were released back to the wild in four locations in the Satyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary, earlier this week. Read more »