Gir Forest lost 86 lions in three years

Gir Forest lost 86 lions in three years

Gandhinagar: The last abode of Asiatic Lions, Gir Sanctuary, lost 25 lions in the year 2011-12 till December, the Gujarat Assembly was informed today.   Total of 86 lion deaths were reported in the last three years in Gir.   As per the 2010 census, there...
Kaziranga National Park conducts tiger census

Kaziranga National Park conducts tiger census

Guwahati: Tiger census has begun in all the four forest ranges of the world famous Kaziranga National Park and is expected to be completed within 45 days.   The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has sanctioned Rs 20 lakh to conduct the census in the...

Heron Killed by Lions at Amsterdam Zoo

Amsterdam – An unfortunate great blue heron could hardly have settled down to rest in a more perilous place than the lions’ den at Amsterdam’s Royal Artis Zoo. http://youtu.be/8dfgR_R7RGs A video taken by a zoo visitor in the Dutch capital captured...