Tag : habitat loss

1 year ago 0
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Bad practices and habitat loss are affecting birds that inhabit city landscapes. Written by Prasad Natarajan Before the stone benches were installed at Hebbal lake, during summer we were able to access the tiny islands. Water used to recede and we were able to walk on the shores, sit up in bamboo shades and watch […]

1 year, 1 month ago 0
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It was the 15th rescue in five years involving a whole posse of experts and specialists. The nearly 9-foot pregnant female Gangetic Dolphin (Platanista gangetica) found itself stuck in the Sharda Sahayak canal in Amethi district. There was water and food but for the dolphin there is often no way to return to its wide home […]

1 year, 8 months ago 1
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On World Environment Day, can we pause a bit to explore ways in which natural habitats can be conserved without negative impacts on any species?