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Bringing birds closer to you

We don’t really know how many birds are present and how are they distributed across different places and difference seasons. To fill this crucial knowledge gap, citizens and scientists came together to develop this wonderful resource.

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A Tale of the Flapping Beauty

The tale of every wild creature whether on land or water is extremely fascinating. They live, eat and breed in different ways. For an Olive Ridley turtle, it’s life begins on land and evolves in land and in water.

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The mythological story of Lord Krishna and his Sea Cows!

Dugongs or more commonly known as Sea Cows are creatures about whom there is very little awareness amongst the people. Not only, are they ecologically important but they are also creatures of mythological significance.

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Know your Dugongs

Our marine life is full of interesting and even unknown species. One such vulnerable species is our Sea Cow which although crucially important in the ocean’s well-being, is severely hunted like many others.

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Covid19 effect- Environment speaks

We have been living with diseases from time immemorial. In fact, we seem to have tried to adapt to sicknesses that have befallen us. This century brought to us the spread of the pandemic but what does that mean for our ecosystem.

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Bats, not flying rats

Bats form a quarter of the total mammals present on the Earth. WPA,1972 included bat species in vermin category after which conservation studies were started. This being said, these little beings are much undervalued than they can be accountable for.

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The Sixth extinction

Mass extinctions have been taking place on Earth since the beginning itself. Many species have been gained and lost over time. But, with the human imposed overuse of the Earth’s resources climate crisis has become real. And with that, so has the sixth wave of extinction.

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Wildlife Conservation: Is it enough?

In the year 1972, Wildlife Protection Act came into existence with hundreds of species listed and then unlisted from it over the years. To assist in conservation, efforts started to protect as many species as possible. After many years of conservation, what has been the progress so far.

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Story behind Surajkund lake

The annual kumbh ka mela organized in Haryana is one of the most attended fair in Haryana. It is organized near the peacock lake which is slowly losing all of it’s water.