India: Leopard killed in Nainital road mishap

November 10th, 2008 – 3:23 pm ICT by ANI –   Nainital, Nov 10 (ANI): A three-year-old male leopard was killed in a road accident near Ramnagar forest area of Jim Corbett National Park on Sunday.   Wildlife officials said they found the dead...

India: PCCF orders to shoot down ‘man-eater leopard’

10 Nov 2008, 0830 hrs IST, PTI   CHANDRAPUR: Finally, the Principal Conservator of Forests (PCCF) has ordered to shoot down the man-eater leopard of Vejgaon, it is reported.   The order to shoot down the leopard was received by fax by the Office of...

61 Iberian lynx born in Sierra Morena in 2008

La población del lince ibérico de Sierra Morena crece con 61 cachorros en 2008Se iguala la cifra alcanzada en 2006, la mejor temporada reproductora en la zona   EFE , Jaén | 10/11/2008   EFE La consejera de Medio Ambiente, Cinta Castillo, informó la semana...

‘Playful’ tiger injures zookeeper

‘Playful’ tiger injures zookeeper JUNSELE, Sweden, Nov. 9 (UPI) — A zookeeper is expected to recover from wounds inflicted by a playful white tiger, said the owner of the Junsele Zoo in the north of Sweden. The keeper, who has worked with the...

Now, tiger conservation to go hi-tech

Now, tiger conservation to go hi-tech 10 Nov 2008, 0255 hrs IST, TNN LUCKNOW: The tigers, anywhere in the country, will now be monitored for every move that they make — in the dense of the forests or on the fringes. The conservationists will study the source...

Camera traps to ascertain tiger population

Camera traps to ascertain tiger population 10 Nov 2008, 0838 hrs IST, PTI NEW DELHI: Rattled by reports that the Panna Tiger Reserve is heading the Sariska way where poachers have wiped out all the big cats, the Madhya Pradesh government is banking on camera traps to...