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IN PHOTOS: 10 most endangered species

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature on Tuesday released a list of 100 species closest to extinction. More than 8,000 scientists......

New genetic tool reveals skewed rhino population

For the first time advanced genetic tools are being used to take the census of Greater One-horned rhinoceros in the Gorumara National Park of West Bengal.As part of a project undertaken by......

Mankind's closest living relatives in peril

Mankind's closest living relatives -- the world's apes, monkeys, lemurs and other primates -- are on the brink of extinction and in need of urgent conservation measures.According to a report --......

Mankind's closest relatives on brink of extinction

Loss of habitat, hunting and threats, exacerbated by climate change will bring about the extinction of a primate species, mankind's closest relatives, in more than a century, according to the......

Copenhagen: 10 'flagship' species at risk named

A report released at the Copenhagen climate change conference by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has listed ten species likely to suffer huge losses due to global......

Greenpeace to intensify drive against Dhamra port

Despite the allegations from various quarters that it has twisted facts and forged reports about the presence of rare Olive Ridley turtles near Dhamra coast in Orissa -- the site where Tatas with......

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Q. what is the term used by IUCN for the species that may become endangered in near future because of populations of the species decreasing in size throughout its range ?
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Q. what is the conservation status of India's national bird and animal ?
Stalin:  A. vulnerable more

Q. The IUCN maintains an international list of species facing extinction and data is published as a book named what ?
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Q. full form of IUCN Related to animal?
Jaya Acharjee:  A. International Union for Conservation of Nature. more

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Nepal to hold elephant festival

Nepal is going to hold an elephant festival in the town of Sauraha Dec 26-30 to raise public awareness about the decreasing number of the animal in... ...
Wildlife SOS celebrates the fifth Anniversary Of Last Dancing Bear Of India

PUNE: Non governmental organisation Wildlife SOS recently celebrated the fifth anniversary of the rescue of India's last dancing bear, Raju, which... ...
Charting rivers beyond borders

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS IUCN atlas maps course of 54 rivers that flow between India & Bangladesh Fifty-four rivers flow... ...
Butterfly from Andamans named after...

As per the information published in a scientific Journal of Japan a new butterfly has been found from Hut Bay, Little Andaman. The butterfly is... ...
Two-year study to identify threatened forest species

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A two-year study to identify threatened species in the State's forests is nearing completion, R.K. Ojha,... ...

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