Tag Archives: 101 Corridors

Gaj Yatra Rolls Out in Meghalaya

Led by partners Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) and International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Gaj Yatra is the biggest event ever planned around India’s National Heritage Animal – the Asian elephant. It will move through 12 elephant range States over the next few months, generating a groundswell of popular and policy support to help secure Right of Passage for elephants through 101 vital migratory corridors mapped across India. Read more »

Right of Passage for Elephants takes Centrestage as Regional Technical Workshop on Elephant Conservation Gets Underway in South India

Adv. K Raju, the Hon’ble Minister for Forests, Govt. of Kerala, emphasised Right of Passage for elephants during his inaugural address Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala, January 11: The conservation of elephants is a multi-dimensional issue in India today, with intertwined elements such as habitat degradation, fragmentation of landscapes and increased human-elephant conflict […] Read more »

KAZIRANGA – KARBI ANGLONG LINK PROJECT

This project seeks to conserve the wildlife and habitats of Karbi Anglong, the largest district in Assam. The major threats stem from habitat fragmentation and destruction, caused by encroachment on forest lands, slash-and-burn (or jhum) agriculture, and unplanned development. Read more »