Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora Current Affairs - 2020

ZSI and BSI released Animal and Plant Discoveries 2019

Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) and the Botanical Survey of India (BSI) have published their Animal discoveries 2019 and Plant discoveries 2019 that have listed 364 new species of animals and 180 species of plants. These animals and plants were discovered during the last year. Highlights Number of New animal species discovered in past decade Read More…

 For the first time Grizzled Giant Squirrel Nests sighted near Gingee

For the first time more than 300 nests of Grizzled Giant Squirrel were sighted by researchers at Pakkamalai Reserve Forests near Gingee (in Eastern Ghats) in Tamil Nadu. About Grizzled Giant Squirrel It is a large tree squirrel in genus Ratufa (Scientific name is ‘Ratufa macroura’). Features: It is an agile climber and is almost Read More…