Planet Outlook
September 16, 2021
One-third of the world’s tree species are threatened with extinction - here are five of them

One-third of the world’s tree species are threatened with extinction - here are five of them

More than 400 species have fewer than 50 individuals remaining in the wild, and 142 tree species are already extinct.

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Planet Outlook
Ananda Banerjee - September 13, 2021
India's Disappearing Grasslands

India's Disappearing Grasslands

The grasslands are the most productive ecosystems, but they are the responsibility of none, they belong to all, neglected by all, controlled by none, and have no godfathers

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Planet Outlook
September 11, 2021
IUCN Congress Closes With Call For A Post-pandemic Recovery Based On Nature

IUCN Congress Closes With Call For A Post-pandemic Recovery Based On Nature

In Marseille more than 1,500 IUCN Members adopted 148 resolutions and recommendations plus a new leadership.

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Planet Outlook
September 08, 2021
Threats To Crop Wild Relatives Compromising Food Security And Livelihoods

Threats To Crop Wild Relatives Compromising Food Security And Livelihoods

A new study states that 35% of wild species are threatened with extinction, as wild habitats have been converted for human use.

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Planet Outlook
September 06, 2021
Indian Wolf Among World’s Most Endangered And Distinct Wolves

Indian Wolf Among World’s Most Endangered And Distinct Wolves

A new study indicates that Indian wolves could represent the most ancient surviving lineage of wolves

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Planet Outlook
September 06, 2021
Tuna Species Recovering Despite Growing Pressures On Marine Life - IUCN Red List

Tuna Species Recovering Despite Growing Pressures On Marine Life - IUCN Red List

The IUCN Red List now includes 138,374 species of which 38,543 are threatened with extinction.

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Planet Outlook
September 02, 2021
The Vanishing Trees

The Vanishing Trees

BGCI reports 30% of the world's tree species threatened with extinction, 142 species declared extinct.

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Planet Outlook
August 15, 2021
India Adds Four More Wetlands On Ramsar List

India Adds Four More Wetlands On Ramsar List

Thol and Wadhwana from Gujarat and Sultanpur and Bhindawas from Haryana have made the cut for Ramsar list as wetlands of International importance.

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Planet Outlook
August 13, 2021
Elephant And Tiger Population Estimation To Converge

Elephant And Tiger Population Estimation To Converge

All India Elephant and Tiger population estimation exercise to be done in convergence for the first time in 2022

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Planet Outlook
August 04, 2021
How To Identify Owls In Illegal Wildlife Trade This International Owl Awareness Day

How To Identify Owls In Illegal Wildlife Trade This International Owl Awareness Day

Owls in India are victims of superstitious beliefs and rituals often promoted amongst the unsuspecting public by local mystic practitioners

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