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Dhanauri: A bird habitat amidst urban expansion

Nestled within the floodplains of Yamuna Basin within 15 kms of River Yamuna, Dhanauri wetlands in Greater Noida is a Sarus crane hotspot attracting wide […]

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Training Course on Integrated Wetlands Management for Indian Forest Service Probationers

The Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy hosted the first training on wetlands for IFS Probationers of 2019 batch. The two-day course, held over August 31 […]

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WISA to host Webinar on “ Wetlands as Ecological Connections in the Central Asian Flyway”

Wetlands International South Asia in collaboration with United Nations Environment Program is hosting a webinar on 2nd September, 2020 on “Wetlands as Ecological Connections in […]

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Workshop on Rapid Wetlands Assessment Tool : 24 July 2020

Wetlands International South Asia in collaboration with the Uttar Pradesh State Wetlands Authority hosted a virtual workshop on July 24, 2020. The workshop was held […]

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Understanding the impact of urbanization on the wetlands of Yamuna floodplains in Delhi-NCR

Wetlands play a vital role in providing an array of direct and indirect ecosystem services. Yet they continue to degrade. Urbanization and the associated land use changes have been identified as the […]

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Modelling the Distribution of Smooth-coated Otter using Indirect Evidences

Smooth-coated Otters are small, carnivorous mammals. Their occurrence relates to healthy ecosystems with clean waters and abundant prey. Dearth of scientific information on the species […]

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Exploring State of Indian Birds Just Got More Exciting!

Announcing a new feature on the State of India’s Birds website. An option to explore all the 867 assessed species has been added, with the […]

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World Population Day: from Biomes to Anthromes!

The lock down across the world to contain the spread of Corona virus has its own share of pros and cons. One of the challenges […]

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AWC India Coordination Meet, 2020, Convened

Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) India coordinators convened a virtual meeting on June 20th, 2020 for assessing the status of AWC implementation in India. A total […]

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Call of the wild: Are we really listening?

Environment day this year has been aptly themed as “Time for Nature”. As the world staggers its way out of the global lockdown, it remains […]