conservation management

Water pollution is lurid, punish environment offenders: Parliament panel

September 4th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Describing water pollution in the country as "lurid", a parliament panel has regretted that the criminal prosecution system for environmental offenders has not been ... Read more...

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Haryana’s green drive: planting 5 crore saplings

June 11th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 11 (IANS) Haryana is all set for a major afforestation drive with plans to plant five crore sapling this year to enhance the state's green cover, officials said here Friday. "Climate ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Species of Australian lizards much more than previously thought

March 5th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): A genetic study, conducted by a University of Adelaide researcher, has discovered that there are many more species of Australian lizards than previously thought, raising new questions ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sheepdogs shepherd endangered penguins in Australia

January 5th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (DPA) Sheepdogs have proved such perfect guardians for a colony of fairy penguins on a small south-coast Australian island that conservationists are confident the caring canines can be recruited ... Read more...

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DNA from sharks” teeth may help protect the endangered species

August 12th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 12 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new technique that can analyze DNA from sharks'' teeth, which would help conservation biologists to study endangered species of the poorly understood fish. Until ... Read more...

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Captive tigers purebred ancestry raises their conservation value

April 18th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (ANI): A new report has determined that many captive tigers held in captivity around the world represent purebred subspecies and harbor genomic diversity no longer found in nature, ... Read more...

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Captive tigers are of purebred ancestry: study

April 18th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Tigers held captive in zoos, circuses and private homes worldwide may hold considerable conservation value for their rapidly dwindling wild brethren, according to a new study. A new ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |