Uttar Pradesh’s first Sloth Bear Conservation Reserve Proposed in Mirzapur Forest Division

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A first of its kind, and Uttar Pradesh’s first Protected Area dedicated to Sloth Bear may come in Mirzapur Forest Division. The proposal for 408 sq.km. Conservation Reserve is backed by the first ever wildlife inventory using camera trap survey conducted in three forest ranges- Marihan, Sukrit and Chunar under Mirzapur Forest Division, Uttar Pradesh. The report titled “Wildlife Inventory and Proposal for Sloth Bear Conservation Reserve” published in July 2019 is authored by Vindhyan Ecology and Natural … Read More

Small Indian Civet – Road Kill

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Found this dead civet on NH 4 which connects Bangalore and Thirupathi when I was coming from my home town Kolar. The exact location was near Mugabaala, which is after Taavarekere. Nearby there are two reserved forest areas. I guess the civet was about to cross the road to enter the reserved forest. It is very disturbing to see the animals dying on the road like this.… Read More