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Sea Turtle Conservation Workshop For Kids In Goa

On Feburary 13, 2019, 10 children from the Terra Conscious Learning Centre in Goa went on a field trip to Morjim beach. Here, they spent two hours with Rajan Halankar, a veteran grassroots conservationist who has served the Forest Department for 25 years, and learnt about the olive Ridley turtle.

Five Grassroots Wildlife Conservationists Receive Sanctuary Support

On January 28, 2019, the Sanctuary Nature Foundation welcomed five new members into its fold. These individuals have been selected as Project Leaders under Sanctuary’s Mud on Boots Project, a two-year booster programme designed to recognise and empower grassroots-level wildlife conservationists. Over the next two years, the Project Leaders will receive a monetary grant and other strategic support from Sanctuary in…

MoEFCC Requests Cooperation From Power Ministries To Save GIB

On January 7,2019, exactly a month after the the collaborative campaign to save the Great Indian Bustard was launched by Conservation India, The Corbett Foundation and Sanctuary Nature Foundation, India’s Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change sent urgent communications to Rajasthan, Gujarat and the Ministries of Power, and New and Renewable Energy on the issue.

Chhattisgarh Elephant Crisis, Herd Enters Korba City

On December 26, 2018, the ongoing human-elephant conflict crisis in Chhattisgarh reached a boiling point when a herd of elephants entered Korba city.

Felicitation For Sanctuary Project Leader

On 26 November 2018, Sanctuary's Mud on Boots Project Leader Sajal Madhu was honoured with the Neelkanth Samman in New Delhi. The award was bestowed upon him by Kabir Ke Log, a local organisation from Patna and Centre for Dalit Studies, India Foundation.

Human-Elephant Conflict In Karnataka

Read how members of the voluntary organisation Vanodaya Wildlife Trust undertake exceptional efforts to support the Forest Department and victims of human-elephant conflict around the Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary in Karnataka.

Ensnared Leopard Dies In Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

On October 15, 2018, a wild leopard entangled in a snare set on the fringe of the Muggur range of the Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary in Karnataka succumbed to its injuries despite the best efforts of the Forest Department.

Small Wildlife Rescued Around Kaziranga

In September 2018, Sanctuary's Mud on Boots Project Leader Manoj Gogoi conducted 29 wildlife rescues in the villages around Kaziranga.

Connecting Forest Islands In Arunachal Pradesh

In a bid to save the endangered hoolock gibbons of Mishmi Hills, Anoko Mega, Sanctuary’s Mud On Boots Project Leader is organizing plantation drives to connect islanded patches of forests and restore the degraded habitat of the gibbons.

Conflict Mitigation Awareness Campaign In Chhattisgarh

On October 2, 2018, a day that marks the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the commencement of National Wildlife Week, Sanctuary's Mud on Boots Project Leader Sajal Madhu organised a mammoth event on human-elephant conflict mitigation at Lakhpatra village in the Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.