Planet Outlook
July 01, 2021
Incentive-Based Conservation Programs Can Contribute To A Win-Win Situation

Incentive-Based Conservation Programs Can Contribute To A Win-Win Situation

Scientists recognize farmers as stakeholders in conservation and in creating resilient landscapes that support biodiversity and preserve rural livelihoods.

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Planet Outlook
June 25, 2021
The Warli and their Waghoba

The Warli and their Waghoba

Among the indigenous Warli of Maharashtra, sharing space and resources have built complex, robust and enduring relationships between the community and wildlife. The relationships manifest in the institution of Waghoba, the big cat deity.

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Planet Outlook
June 21, 2021
Apex Court Steps In For The Bustard's Rescue

Apex Court Steps In For The Bustard's Rescue

The Bombay Natural History Society and The Corbett Foundation welcome the Supreme Court judgment dated April 19, 2021, which directs for powerlines to be taken underground in the Great Indian Bustard habitat.

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Planet Outlook
June 03, 2021
UN Roots For Intense Ecological Restoration To Address Environmental Crisis

UN Roots For Intense Ecological Restoration To Address Environmental Crisis

Launching the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, UN calls on countries to meet commitments to restore one billion hectares of land

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Planet Outlook
June 02, 2021
Where Do Birds Go?

Where Do Birds Go?

Ringing studies by BNHS unravel the long-distance migration by birds.

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Planet Outlook
May 17, 2021
More than 70 per cent of snow leopard habitat remains unexplored: WWF report confirms

More than 70 per cent of snow leopard habitat remains unexplored: WWF report confirms

A large majority of snow leopard habitat, spanning over 12 range countries, remains under-researched, and critical knowledge gaps must be plugged for informed snow leopard conservation, according to a WWF report.

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Planet Outlook
Eisha Krishn - April 19, 2021
Strengthen the Sentinel, Save the Forest!

Strengthen the Sentinel, Save the Forest!

The Covid Era has re-defined the medical fraternity as ‘frontline heroes’ or ‘first responders’ and rightly so! So, who are frontline heroes? If the Merriam -Webster Dictionary were to be believed, then they are those people who are in the most advanced,

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Planet Outlook
April 13, 2021
Manas Gets 2 More Rhinos

Manas Gets 2 More Rhinos

Two adult greater one-horned rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis), a female and a male, were translocated from Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary to Manas National Park in Assam today.

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Planet Outlook
April 08, 2021
Two Indians Win The 2021 International Ranger Awards

Two Indians Win The 2021 International Ranger Awards

The very first winners of the 2021 International Ranger Awards, presented by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA), were announced on April 7, in a virtual ceremony hosted online.

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Planet Outlook
March 27, 2021
The many ways of understanding biodiversity

The many ways of understanding biodiversity

Biodiversity is usually defined in a scientific and technical way, with a prominent focus on species.

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