5d ago| Wild Life

2 poachers held with deer hides in Bagerhat

Members of Rapid Action Battalion said they arrested two poachers with hides of 18 deer from a market in Bagerhat Sadar upazila.

2w ago| Wild Life

Another dead dolphin found in Halda River

Chattogram’s river police recovered another dead dolphin from Ramdas Munsir Hat area under Hathazari upazila, along the Halda river, this morning. Only three days earlier, corpse of a dolphin was...

3w ago| Wild Life

White lion dies in Gazipur safari park

A white lion has died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Safari Park in Gazipur.

Int’l Tiger Day: Little progress in fulfilling commitment

Eleven years ago, at a summit in Russia, Tiger Range Countries committed to double the global tiger population by 2022.

Human-animal conflict: Nilgai dies in Thakurgaon after being chased by locals

​​​​​​​A Nilgai, the largest antelope in Asia, died after locals chased it at Muktarbasti village in Thakurgaon’s Ranishankoil upazila yesterday afternoon.

Tiger covers 100km in 4 months to reach Sundarbans in Bangladesh from Indian side

A radio-collared tiger in the Sundarbans travelled nearly 100km in four months before crossing over to the Bangladesh part of the mangrove forest, India’s West Bengal Chief Wildlife Warden VK Yadav...

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

2 poachers held with deer hides in Bagerhat

Members of Rapid Action Battalion said they arrested two poachers with hides of 18 deer from a market in Bagerhat Sadar upazila.

October 4, 2021
October 4, 2021

Another dead dolphin found in Halda River

Chattogram’s river police recovered another dead dolphin from Ramdas Munsir Hat area under Hathazari upazila, along the Halda river, this morning. Only three days earlier, corpse of a dolphin was...

September 25, 2021
September 25, 2021

White lion dies in Gazipur safari park

A white lion has died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Safari Park in Gazipur.

September 23, 2021
September 23, 2021

Dolphin washes ashore on Kuakata beach

A dolphin washed ashore on Kuakata beach in Patuakhali today.

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Dolphin found dead in Teesta

A dolphin was found dead in the Teesta river in Rangpur’s Kaunia upazila yesterday. Mahbubul Alam, assistant fisheries official, said some fishers found the dolphin while catching fish in the river...

September 13, 2021
September 13, 2021

Good news for gibbons

Gibbons are one of the most critically endangered primates in Bangladesh. Though once a prominent species, their numbers have dwindled due to continued loss of habitat and hunting.

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

Dolphins washing ashore dead: Fishing nets at fault?

French naval officer, explorer and conservationist Jacques-Yves Cousteau was not wrong when he said, “The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder...

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

G is for Goshawk

I read a book about goshawks long before I saw one. A Northern Goshawk is the star of H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald. It is the riveting true story of the author training her newly acquired...

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021

Tk 3 crore lawsuit filed against RMCH authority for killing birds

The wildlife management and nature conservation division of Forest Department filed a Tk 3 crore compensation case against authorities of Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) for destroying...

September 5, 2021
September 5, 2021

Dolphin found dead near abandoned ship

A dead dolphin with injury marks was found near an abandoned ship at Chattogram’s Parki beach on Friday afternoon.