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CULTURES OF CONSERVATION

Conservation

DAYS OF THE EARTH

<b>Every day of our life is a gift from the Earth. But some days are special – days that celebrate the elements that make our existence possible. This</b> …

Earth

WALKING

The morning sun<br>Cutting through air<br>So crisp you could<br>Hear it crunch<br>Like the ice underfoot<br>In the middle of the mud<br>A puddle<br>Frozen overnight<br>Is beginning …

Flowers

LET’S DOODLE

<b>INDIAN PARADISE FLYCATCHER</b> <b><br>Terpsiphoneparadisi</b><p>The <b>Indian Paradise Flycatcher</b> is a small perching bird which catches insects in mid-flight.The bird has …

Birds

When Nature inspires Technology

<b>How biomimicry helped the new Indian bullet train</b> <b><br>By Seema Anand & Prashant Dhawan, Biomimicry India</b><p><b>When the proposed bullet train (Shinkansen)</b> …

Biomimicry

THE SHINING CAT

RUGGED PROFESSION

WEAVING PROCESS: As per the design of the durrie, the women weavers manoeuver the loom with their feet placed in the pit and weave the warp and weft …

Weaving

Meet Phuchung Lanchengpa

“It’s been 14 months since I first began working with WWF-India. This job allows me to be in the mountains and I love living outdoors,” says …

Wildlife

ALL ABOUT THE RHINOCEROS

<b>What makes it truly Great?</b><br>The word ‘Rhinoceros’ comes from Ancient Greece, with ‘rhino’ meaning ‘nose’ and ‘ceros’ meaning horn. ‘Unicornis’ is from …

Ancient Greece

FRAMES FROM THE RANGES

This Himalaya Day, we called photographers to join us and celebrate the mighty mountains by sharing their pictures of the Himalayas, its flora, …

Himalayas

CULTURES OF CONSERVATION

<b>The Thembang Bapu CCA in West Kameng has earned 22 lakhs through its CBT, thereby generating a corpus for its management committee. As the oldest</b> …

Wildlife

LIVING WITH LEOPARDS

<b>What drew you to study leopards?</b> <br>Leopards are a species that makes us constantly question our preconceived notions about many things, which is what …

Wildlife

MISSION RHINO RESCUE

Recent floods in some parts of the Terai Arc Landscape affected the wildlife, as well as displaced many people in the region.<p>Eight rhinos from the …

HAHA HYENAS

LIVING WITH WILDLIFE

Jabarkhet: A transformation story

The first ever privately owned and operated wildlife sanctuary in Uttarakhand, Jabarkhet Nature Reserve is not only home and pitstop to a surprising …

Gond Art

This special collection from WWF-India’s Together Possible collection features a folk art rendition of the Asian elephant, olive ridley turtle, …

ICHANGE

Stephen sat at the very edge of his seat. His fingers danced the quickstep over the keyboard as he hunched over his computer, eyes never leaving the …

How to identify butterflies

Why are butterflies important?<p>Butterflies are bio indicators of a healthy environment and ecosystem - they are highly sensitive to changes in …

Oriental garden lizard

<b>Name:</b> Oriental garden lizard <b><br>Scientific name:</b> <i>Calotes versicolor</i> <b><br>Location:</b> Jambughoda Wildlife Sanctuary, Vadodara <b><br>Photographer:</b> Sanjay Pandita<p>It was the …

Why India needs her wetlands!

Why are wetlands important?<p><b>Nature’s sieves:</b> Wetlands like lakes and ponds retain pollutants and keep them from running into rivers and streams, …

UNDER THE SAME SKY: LIVING WITH WILDLIFE

This is bad news for both herders and snow leopards. High up in the Himalayas, where food and water resources are scarce, survival is an everyday …

Lessons in Humility

As we watched, I was startled by a loud voice behind me. One of the villagers was talking at the top of his voice, as if in conversation with …

Elephants

Kokkare Bellur: Nest in Peace

Legend has it that the storks and pelicans have been coming to Kokkare Bellur to breed for hundreds of years. A small village about 80 kilometers …

Where elephants roamed free

I had been in Assam for almost a week, working hard with the Landscape team, when we decided to head towards Kaziranga National Park on the off …

Wildlife

When Tobacco helps save Lives

A group of people has gathered around a young man in the village. They watch keenly as he mixes an odd concoction of ingredients. A little cow dung, …

Wildlife

पानी की कहानी

कार्यक्रम की दिलचस्प बात ये रही के न केवल वो थैले जिसमे कूड़ा भरा गया रीसाइकल्ड बैनर्स के कपड़ों से बनाये गए थे, बल्कि कचरे में मुख्य रूप से पाए जाने …

एक संदेश पृथ्वी का

रोज़ाना हम सब को कितने ही संदेश आते हैं - मोबाइल फ़ोन पर निजी संदेश, बाज़ार के घटते-बढ़ते दामों की सूचना, स्वास्थय से सम्बंधित जानकारियां। हमारे निजी …

Forgotten Felines

The dinictis was a strong and fierce predator indigenous to North America. Fossil evidence suggests that this beast was a strange mixture of the …

Cats