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State bird of Mizoram – complete detail – updated

State bird of Mizoram – complete detail – updated. Description of State bird of Mizoram. Name of the state bird of Mizoram is Mrs. Hume’s pheasant. Classification of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant. Habit and habitat of Mrs. Hume’s pheasant.  They inhabits open dry evergreen, coniferous and mixed coniferous-broadleaf forests. They prefer open areas, forest habitats and the forested mountain areas at 1000 to 2500 meter elevation. The iris is …

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Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer

Sambar (Rusa unicolor) complete detail. Description of Sambar – Rusa unicolor – Sambar deer. Classification of Sambar (Rusa unicolor). Habit and habitat of Sambar. Distribution of Sambar. They prefer forest, marshy and wooded areas. They also found in tropical dry forests, seasonal moist evergreen forests, subtropical mixed forests and tropical rain forests. The weight of adult Sambar is between 100 to 320 kg. Head to body …

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State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated

State bird of Maharashtra – complete detail – updated. Description of state bird  of Maharashtra. Name of the State bird of Maharashtra is Yellow footed green pigeon. Habit and habitat of Yellow footed green pigeon. They prefer semi evergreen forests, deciduous forest, wooded habitats and secondary forests up to 800 meter. They commonly found in road side trees particularly Banyan and Peepal trees. Also visits…………. …

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Namdapha National Park – complete detail – updated

Namdapha National Park – complete detail – updated. Dominant flora and fauna of Namdapha National Park. Namdapha National Park is the largest protected area in the Eastern Himalayan Biodiversity Hotspot. Namdapha National Park is the 3rd largest national park in India in terms of area.  The area is also known for extensive Dipterocarp forests among the last great remote wilderness areas of Asia. Namdapha and …

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List of National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Jharkhand

List of National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Jharkhand. How many national parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Jharkhand. Total number of National Parks in Jharkhand is only one and Wildlife Sanctuaries is Eleven (11). “National Park” means an area declared, whether under sec.35. or sec.38 or deemed, under sub-section (3) of sec.66. to be declared, as a National Park. National park is an area which is …

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State wise list of community reserves of Indian – updated

State wise list of community reserves of Indian – updated. State wise list of Indian community reserves. How many community reserves in India. Total number of community reserves in India is 45. These protected area categories categories were first introduced in the Wildlife (Protection) Amendment Act of 2002 − the amendment to the Wildlife Protection Act of 1972.  Such areas are designated as conservation …

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Deforestation and Its impacts on nature & natural resources

Deforestation and Its impacts on nature & natural resources. Deforestation harms nature and natural resources. Deforestation is the conversion of forest to another land use or the long-term reduction of the tree canopy cover. Deforestation — Defined as the conversion of forested land to other uses, or a permanent reduction of canopy cover — has attracted increasing international attention in …

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Biodiversity Conservation in Sacred Groves – complete detail

Biodiversity Conservation in Sacred Groves – complete detail. Tradition of sacred groves conservation. Role of sacred groves in biodiversity conservation. SGs are full with rich biodiversity and harbor many rare species of plants and animals. Religious belief and taboos are the constructive tools for conserving the sacred groves. Introduction Sacred Groves are the ideal centre for biodiversity conservation. Various plants and animals that …

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The Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 – Complete detail – Updated

The Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 – Complete detail – Updated pdf. Description of Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972. The Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972. All chapters of Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.  It extends to the whole of India, except the State of Jammu and Kashmir.* ] It shall come into force in a State or Union Territory to which it extends, on such date as the …

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