wildlife

Former DHD Chief Dileep Nunisa arrested in Guwahati

Former DHD Chief Dileep Nunisa arrested in Guwahati

By- Staff Reporter Advertisements Former DHD Chief Dileep Nunisa arrested in Guwahati by Assam police for possessing an endangered gecko lizard in Guwahati on Wednessday, August 14, 2013. SSP(Senior Superintendent of Police) of Guwahati Anand Prakash Tiwari said Dileep Nunisa, former chairman of Dima Halam Daogah (DHD), was arrested after a gecko was found in […]

Assam citizens’ meet demands Transparency in Wildlife Conservation

Assam citizens’ meet demands Transparency in Wildlife Conservation

By- Nava Thakuria Advertisements It was a crowded citizens’ meet organized at Guwahati Press Club on March 14 that elaborately discussed about the wildlife conservation effort in northeast India, where the speakers unanimously urged the province government of Assam to immediately hand over the case of rampant wildlife poaching in various forest reserves of the State to […]

Center of Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation completes 10th anniversary

By- Staff Correspondent | Date- August 27, 2012 Saving 1600 hundred animals and 166 endangered species comprising of Elephant calf injured in conflict with people, rhino orphaned by poachers, a full grown tiger in a well or a leopard in a house, CWRC (Center of Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation) celebrates its 10th anniversary tomorrow. Situated […]

CWRC reunites 80 displaced Elephant calves

CWRC reunites 80 displaced Elephant calves

A wild elephant calf caught in a ditch was reunited with its mother recently by the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC) team assisting local authorities in Golaghat. This is the 12th elephant calf reunion facilitated by the centre that completes its 10th year next week. The good news is that the calf was […]

ULFA Acting Chairman turns Wildlife Conservationist

ULFA Acting Chairman turns Wildlife Conservationist

By- Staff Reporter The banned militant outfit ULFA tried taking a new role, this time of wildlife conservationists, calling upon the state forest department to involve international experts in removing horns of rhinos and prevent poaching of these majestic animals. In a statement e-mailed to Times of Assam, the outfit’s Acting Chairman thanked the NGO […]