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11 Documents in this Category: Nature: Facts, Status, Knowledge at location: Asia

NGOs set one-year deadline to stop Xayaburi dam
WWF -  Leading non-governmental organisations (NGOs) today issued a joint declaration in opposition to on-going construction of the Xayaburi dam on the Mekon... read more
[20 Jul 2014] 

Iran tries to save Asiatic cheetah from extinction
Times of India -  Iran is rushing to try to save one of the world's critically endangered species, the Asiatic cheetah, and bring it back from the verge of extinction i... read more
[26 Jun 2014] 

Conserving migratory ungulates in Mongolia's grasslands
Terra Daily -  Mongolian and international conservationists, including researchers from the Vetmeduni Vienna, have joined forces to raise awareness of the global imp... read more
[09 Jun 2014] 

A sketch of the yeti: saving the Himalayan brown bear
Mongabay.com -  The Himalayan brown bear is one of the most ancient brown bear lineages. Read more at http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0501-sekar-himalayan-bear.html#MBf... read more
[02 Jun 2014] 

Humans and leopards can co-exist: Wildlife biologist
Times of India -  Leopards, like many other wild species, adapt well to human-dominated eco-systems and prefer "easy foods" available there ra... read more
[17 Apr 2014] 

Many reasons for Ganga's plight: Experts
Times of India -  The pollution of Ganga is a complex issue that needs a multi-pronged approach to address. Along with the failure of Ganga Action Plan (GAP), other fac... read more
[08 Dec 2013] 

Viewpoint: Why Burma's forests must be preserved
BBC -  For the first time in more than 50 years, a team of wildlife film-makers has been permitted to venture deep into Burma's barely penetrable jungles. Th... read more
[03 Dec 2013] 

Concerted effort for conservation of rainforests urged
Times of India -  Concerted efforts are the need of the hour to conserve the rich contiguous rainforest patch of Dihing-Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary and its adjoining Uppe... read more
[21 Nov 2013] 

Cheetahs' Iranian revival cheers conservationists
Guardian (London) -  Wildlife experts hail success of UN-backed initiative to protect Asiatic cheetahs from extinction despite sanctions... read more
[24 Oct 2013] 

Conservationists excited by tiger population rise in Nepal
Reuters -  The number of wild Royal Bengal tigers in Nepal has increased to 198, a 63.6 percent rise in five years, a government survey of the big cats showed... read more
[31 Jul 2013] 

Study finds rare turtles, gharials in parts of Yamuna
Times of India -  The filthy stretch of Yamuna in Delhi is often not acknowledged to be a river at all. But wildlife researchers studying the Yamuna say that the river ... read more
[29 Jul 2013] 

 
 

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