Around the world, forests are being logged for timber and paper pulp and cleared to grow mono-crops like soy and palm oil while they are deteriorating from the impacts of global warming. Deforestation is a major driver of global warming, responsible for up to 20 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions–more...
Forest and Wildlife Resources
* Biodiversity or Biological diversity : Is immensely rich in wildlife and cultivated species, diverse in form and function but closely integrated in a system through multiple network of interdependencies.
* Critical : that is on the verge of extinction, eg: cheetah...
Save Forests and Wildlife
As man learnt about nature he started to interfere with the laws of nature. He cut off the forests for agriculture and tamed wild animals for his food and clothing. Man was able to conquer nature, yet he can't control it. A balance exists between all living and non-living...
The Okapi Wildlife Reserve
The Okapi Wildlife Reserve
The Okapi Wildlife Reserve takes up about one-fifth of the Ituri forest in the Northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (UNESCO Heritage Centre, 1992-2008). According to UNESCO Heritage Centre (1992-2008), “ the Congo river...
Conservation Of Wild Life forests
Protection and conservation of forests and wildlife are essential to maintain the earth’s health and environment. The earth is the only known living planet and it is because of its special environment and ecology which are life-supporting. Forests are part and parcel...
considered to be the father of wildlife management in the United States and was a life-long fisherman and hunter. Leopold died in 1948 from a heart attack while fighting a brush fire on a neighbor's farm.
1 Life and work
1.1 A Sand County Almanac
Forests are complex worlds where many animals, insects, and plants share a habitat. Specie interdependency leads to protecting ecosystems and biodiversity that dwells within it. This paper will identify the impact of agriculture and encroaching human population’s effect on forests. Management...
Democratic Republic of the Congo is also known for the Okapi Wildlife reserve. The reserve is found within the Congo River basin, which is considered Africa’s main drainage system. Encompassing nearly one-fifth of the Ituri Rainforest, the Okapi Wildlife Reserve contains many endangered mammals and birds. ...
Soils Conservation: Easier - Soil is the loose top layer of our planet's crust. It is dirt or earth in which plant life can grow.
Harder - Soil covers a major portion of the earth's land surface. It is an important natural resource that either directly or indirectly supports most of the planet's life...
forest in bangladesh
Forest restoration and wildlife conservation can contribute to sustainable rural andA REVIEW OF THE FOREST STATUS IN BANGLADESH AND
THE POTENTIAL FOR FOREST RESTORATION FOR WILDLIFE
national development. If the carrying capacity of forest ecosystems...
Conservation Programs in India
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The history of Wildlife Conservation Society research in India began in the 1960's - with the first-ever scientific study of wild tigers in central India by George Schaller. Henceforth, following a break of two decades, Ullas Karanth accelerated the...
The wildlife of India is a mix of species of diverse origins. The region's rich and diverse wildlife is preserved in numerous national parks and wildlife sanctuaries across the country. Since India is home to a number of rare and threatened animal species, wildlife management in the country is...
As “major development agencies” became “discouraged with the public sector” of environmental conservation in the late 1980s, these agencies began to lean their support towards the “private sector” or non-government organizations (NGOs) In a World Bank Discussion Paper it is made apparent that “the explosive...
Wildlife Conservation efforts in India
Wildlife Conservation in India
The Indian subcontinent boasts of serving as the natural habitat of a large and varied wildlife. We can find some of the most magnificent as well as the rarest...
The Toolangi Forest is located 65 miles from Melbourne and is located at the centre of Victoria. The forest has 66 thousand hectares.
The Toolangi Forest is public, so it belongs to the Australian people. It can be used for recreational purposes like camping, bird-watching, picknicks...
language ‘Save Wildlife’.
Many wildlife organizations are there who try to save and flourish the wildlife. Many natural projects and programmes have been undertaken by the Indian Government like Project Tiger, Nature Camps, and Jungle Lodges. These have been organized to promote the wildlife awareness among...
interior forests for grazing has not only wrested a large part of its habitat from wildlife, but has also caused a deterioration in the carrying capacity of the remaining habitat. Improved communications network in the forests, versatile vehicles, slackening of fire-arms further exposed the wildlife to serious...
DECCAN HERALD, 28-12-2003
Reflecting on the conservation measures adopted during the past year, SANJAY GUBBI & PRAVEEN BHARGAV point out that through political will and commitment most of the threatened wildlife and their habitats can still be saved
We were only 300 million Indians...
Forest Conservation is the practice of planting and maintaining forested areas for the benefit and sustainability of future generations. Around the year 1900 in the United States, forest conservation became popular with the uses of natural resources. It is the upkeep of the natural resources within...
protect the environment of which you are a privileged guest, so become informed and spend wisely.
Compassionate Traveller - set up by the International Wildlife Coalition to educate travellers about spending their hard earned holiday money in a way which will help rather than hinder the progress of environmental...
Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting endangered plant and animal species and their habitats. Among the goals of wildlife conservation are to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and to recognize the importance of wildlife and wilderness lands to humans.Many...
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Axia College of University of Phoenix
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary...
benefits ecotourism has had on promoting such things as a stronger culture and healthier communities overall. In fact, the local economy, surrounding wildlife, and human population will all be discussed throughout this paper to show how ecotourism has benefited each of these sectors.
The Benefits of...
Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting endangered plant and animal speciesand their habitats. Among the goals of wildlife conservation are to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and to recognize the importance of wildlife andwilderness lands...
population, the need for forest products, such as, fuel, timber, bamboo grasses etc. increased dramatically for habitation. Hence deforestation becomes a permanent feature of our normal life. The single largest problem faced by the developing world for dwindling in their forest resources is deforestation...
Wildlife conservation is a practice in which people attempt to protect endangered plant and animal species, along with their habitats. The goal of wildlife conservation is to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy, and to recognize the importance ofwildlife and wilderness lands...
Forests for a Living Planet
FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential to life on Earth.
Forests for a Living Planet
FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential...
Protecting Kenya's Wildlife
The nations of Africa face growing problems in conservation and the protection of the environment, with the particular problem of balancing the desire and need for economic development with the often opposing need for conservation of animal populations...
Geography wildlife conservation
Wildlife traditionally refers to non-domesticated vertebrates, but has come to broadly reference to all wild plants, animals and other organisms . Domesticating wild plant and animal species for human benefit has occurred many times all over the planet...
Wildlife conservation efforts in south Asia and the success met?
Joshua Ginsberg, Director of the Asia and Pacific Program at the Wildlife Conservation Society
Minh Duc Le, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Environmental Biology at Columbia University
Mark Ashton, Professor...