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Sunday 19 April, 2015

‘Embrace African wildlife conservation laws’

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Advocating ecotourism as a conservation tool, wildlife conservationist, author and former cricketer Saad Bin Jung says India should “embrace” African laws which could help bridge the gap between locals and forest officials  More...

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Thermal Imaging Giraffe
By BioNews On Thursday, January 8th, 2015
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Disney technology to monitor giraffes at night

Researchers from Disney Research Lab, Pittsburgh, have developed a video technique for automatically detecting unusual behaviour of giraffes at night.  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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Poachers kill this year’s first rhino in Assam

Poachers Sunday killed this year’s first one-horned rhino in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and took away its horn,  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
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Two detained in connection with killing of lions in Tanzania

Tanzanian police detained two suspects in connection with the killing of six lions near the Tarangire National Park in  More...

Big Cats
By BioNews On Monday, December 29th, 2014
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Poor diet responsible for neurological disorders in big cats in captivity

Findings from a recently published research study confirm what many scientists have long suspected.  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014
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No bird flu symptoms in migratory birds at Gurgaon sanctuary

The results of the samples collected from the Sultanpur National Park here have ruled avian flu symptoms  More...

By BioNews On Friday, April 25th, 2014
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How Australian camels turned into ‘humped pests’

The once useful Australian camels that helped the country establish its modern infrastructure are now regarded as “humped pests” and culled on a large scale, says a study. Australian camels exemplify More...

Great tit (Parus major) hatchlings suffer from lower availablity of caterpillars in the spring, but overall great tit populations have managed to survive. Photo: Arnstein Rønning
By BioNews On Sunday, April 28th, 2013
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Wild populations of great tits and earlier springs

What happens when climate change makes for a food timing problem for great tit populations  More...

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By IANS On Sunday, April 14th, 2013
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A Golden Gecko recovered from traders in Indian state Assam

Guwahati police arrested two people and recovered a Golden Gecko lizard from them, police said Sunday.  More...

Snared cheetah recovered by a park ranger in Zambia. Image credit:Zambia Carnivore Programme
By BioNews On Thursday, October 25th, 2012
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Bushmeat Pushes African Species to the Brink

A recent report says illegal hunting of wildlife in South African Development  More...