Browsing: Kashmir biodiversity

Wildlife

Oh, Roos-Ket

Threatened by human invasion of their natural habitats, Musk deer or Roos is struggling to…

Wildlife

Fading Glory

With its reddish-brown coat and spiraled curved horns, the Markhor is quite unforgettable. But as…

Forests

Wedded to wood

Lolab, literally the waters of love, is one of the most beautiful places in Kashmir…

Crime

The only job

Almost all the young men of a forest village in Baramulla district indulge in timber…

Crime

Denuding Kashmir

Timber smuggling fuelled by a construction boom is causing widespread destruction to the forests in…

Wildlife

Peace Dividend

Two decades of armed militancy has given Kashmir’s wildlife an unexpected lease of life by…