Browsing: Wildlife

Conflict
Bear Battles

As the conflict between the wildlife and the human beings is getting frequent at huge costs, nobody is looking at…

Wildlife
Dumping Sar

Home to over three lakh migratory birds Hokersar is fast turning into Srinagar’s dump-yard. After September floods 31000 shoes were…

Life Story
My Friend Bakk

The story of Ilyas Najeeb is one out of the jungle book. He nursed an injured leopard cub for eighteen…

Wildlife
SOS Wildlife

She is one daredevil of sorts when it comes to rescuing animals from human brutality and setting them free in…

Wildlife
Oh, Roos-Ket

Threatened by human invasion of their natural habitats, Musk deer or Roos is struggling to survive the onslaught. Shakir Mir…

Wildlife
Caged and Voiceless

The vast open sky and scenic flights make Kashmir heaven for any living beings. But not for all. Shakir Mir…

Wildlife
Long Live The Fossil

Interventions in conserving the near extinct double humped camel in remote Ladakh have helped the animal increase its population but…

Life Story
The Jungle Lover

When the boys of his age were playing with toys, Nazir Malik was observing the behavior of birds that were…

Wildlife
Fading Glory

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

Wildlife
Deadly forays

Precious lives are lost every year to wild animals foraying into human habitations, however, the government seems to be doing…

Ecology
Wetland versus Sports field

A concerned citizen and a passionate lover of his immediate environment has stood up to powerful politicians and vested interests…

Tourism
Shikargah Re-opened

Opened last week after almost two decades, the road leading to Shikargah that had become a psychological barrier obliterating it,…

Wildlife
Peace Dividend

Two decades of armed militancy has given Kashmir’s wildlife an unexpected lease of life by keeping poachers away. Now the…