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...
The biosphere is the global sum of all ecosystems. It can also be called the zone of life on Earth, a closed (apart from solar and cosmic radiation and heat from the interior of the Earth), and self-regulating system.From the broadest biophysiological point of view, the biosphere is...
WILD LIFE CONSERVATION IN INDIA
Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants, animals and other organisms. Domesticating wild plant and animal species for human benefit has occurred many times all over the planet, and has a major impact on the environment, both...
executing a cross‐country pipeline project and therefore, requires awareness on environment.
On the other hand, it is the urban population, specially the youth which definitely needs to be educated on the importance of wild life conservation, protection of forests through a focused effort and...
areas of protected land for conservation of wild life, plant and animal resources and traditional life of the tribal's living in the area.
A well-managed forest is a constantly self-renewing resource and provides a wide range of benefits at local, national and global levels. Some of...
minimum chances to survive. A favorable place with a warm and humid climate allows the appropriate distribution of plants and animals in the part of the park most convenient to them. Many mammals are typical to rain forests while species such as tigers, wild buffalo, elephants and water birds have...
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The large scale poaching (killing) of wild animals residing in the forests by man is a serious threat to the survival of many animal and bird species. This also disturbs the food chains in which these animals occur...
bisons to small reptiles the Indian forests are teeming with life force. But unfortunately most Indians don't understand the importance of this rich wealth of forest and wildlife India has. Felling of tress and illegal poaching of animals are fast depleting the forest and wild life wealth of India...
sanctuaries covering an
area of 895012.3 ha and 3 conservation reserves covering an area of 22226.54 ha. Thus, the total area under national parks, wild life sanctuaries and conservation reserves is 948314.84 ha which is 2.9% of total recorded forest area of Rajasthan. Large number of big...
the forests and wildlife of the country".
2. "It shall be the duty of every citizen of India to protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes, rivers and wildlife and to have compassion for living creatures."
3. "No person shall be deprived of his life or personal...
fuels are non-renewable. Wildlife conservation is the preservation, protection, or restoration of wildlife and their environment, especially in relation to endangered and vulnerable species. All living non-domesticated animals, even if bred, hatched or born in captivity, are considered wild animals...
-wood forest products is said to be greater than the returns from felling a forest for its timber. Thus the value of a natural forest, with all its species richness is much greater than a plantation. At present conservation scientists have been able to identify and categorise about 1.75 million...
Conservation Foundation (NCF), World Wild life Fund (WWF) etc.
Prevention of air, water and soil pollution
Control of soil erosion.
Reforestation(afforestation)-encouraging tree planting
Educating the public on the value of the natural resources e.g. wildlife
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...
and Africa, humans and elephants are killing each other and destroying food sources. Both the Asian and African Specialist Groups of the IUCN have assigned task forces to address human-elephant conflict (HEC).
Humans killed by elephants
S.S. Bist (Inspector General of Forests and Director...
, including those under CAMPA, to facilitate community based forest conservation. Initiate a dialogue on the collaborative arrangements between communities and the Forest Department, in community forest areas and protected areas.
Part IV - The Draft Wild Life (Protection)
Amendment Bill, 2010
, and research all over the world. Today, when wildlife
habitats are under severe pressure and a large number of species of wild fauna have become
endangered, the effective conservation of wild animals is of great significance. Because every one
of us depends on plants and animals for all vital...
about 15,000 remain. Conservation of the tortoises is challenging as foreign introduced animal species, such as dogs and pigs have gone wild and eat tortoise eggs. Goats also compete with the tortoises for food, leaving very little for tortoises to reproduce successfully.
Another animal species...
animals in the country, which are as following:-
• Legal protection has been provided to wild animals against hunting and commercial exploitation under the provisions of the Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972.
• The Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972 has been amended and made more stringent. The...
| |ii) Depletion of forests leads to disappearance of wild life as well as many wild varieties of plants. |
| |Depletion of forests accelerates soil erosion and affects underground flow of water adversely. It also leads to...
our wildlife, India is keen to do its best to protect
its wild life. Luckily, we have ability and media, vocal environmental groups, NGOs and
others who would not tolerate any more interference or intuition with the vast diversity of
Significance of Wildlife Conservation
the invaluable nature, which is the base of our very existence, in the name of development.
Article 51-a (g) of the constitution states that it is the duty of everyone in the country to
protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes, rivers and wild life, and
that have not banned trading of wild birds.
Education and continued media exposure of the ecological and environmental harm done by wild bird trade, in order to reduce the demand for trapped wild birds as pets.
Forest around Nohkalikai fall in Meghalaya, an eastern state of...
pristine forests in Western Ghats spanning the districts of North Kanara, Dharwad, Belgaum, Shimoga, Udupi, Mangalore, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Madikeri, Mysore and Chamrajnagar. The forests in these districts are quite rich in wild life as can be expected, the most notable wildlife in these forests...
that they can have a safe place in the wild. The needs of wildlife conservation also need to be balanced with other desires, as many nations value forms of recreation in the wilderness like hiking, camping, and hunting, making it impossible to set aside land specifically for the use of animals.
term of imprisonment up to three years and/or a fine upto Rs. 25,000/-.
THE DRAFT WILD LIFE (PROTECTION) AMENDMENT BILL, 2010
Statement of Objects and Reasons:
12 The Wild Life (Protection) Act 1972 establishes the legal framework for the protection and conservation of various species of...
(Maharashtra), North Eastern Society for Preservation of Nature and Wildlife (West Bengal), Nature's Beckon (Assam), Nature Conservation Society Amravati(Maharashtra), The Friends of the Doon (Uttaranchal) and Bali Nature and Wild Life Conservation Society (West Bengal).
Summarization of the Wildlife...
being amended and other more stringent regulations are being finalized which allow for higher fines and longer jail sentences for poaching tigers. This is because as it stands, taking a tiger or any part of a tiger is an offense under the Protection of Wild Life Act 1972 which allows for a maximum...
rain forest are lost to development. There is an imbalance to the way we enrich our cultures at a dear cost to the environment.
The beauties of nature are being lost one after another and environmental destruction is spreading. On a daily basis pollutants flow into rivers and the sea both from...
in a rampant manner by various elements has depleted the forest areas forcing the wild life to lesser domains and as a result of this rampage of human habitat by wild pachyderms and other animals have become a regular phenomenon in certain areas.
Forests are being encroached by people who have...