Wildlife

January 26, 2023
January 26, 2023

The ‘War on Trees’ is winning

Unlike the “War on Terror,” a script written and executed by US President George W Bush, the “War on Trees” has been far more successful.

October 4, 2022
October 4, 2022

Padma bridge wildlife sanctuary: 2 years on, still confined to words

Two years have passed since the declaration of the Padma Bridge Wildlife Sanctuary, but the forest department is yet to take any steps to conserve the biodiversity of the Padma.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Elephant trapped in muddy swamp, rescued after 16 hours

An elephant calf which got trapped in a muddy swamp has been rescued by locals in collaboration with forest officials after 16 hours.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Eid holiday of Sundarbans forest employees cancelled

Forest Department has cancelled the Eid holiday of its staff, including the officials and rangers, working in the Sundarbans.

October 16, 2019
October 16, 2019

Kiswa, the small dabbling duck completes round migration trip, returns to Bangladesh

Kiswa, the wild duck was named and fitted with a Global Positioning System (GPS)/ Global System for Mobile (GSM) tag on a cold February morning this year in the middle of Tanguar Haor.

June 13, 2019
June 13, 2019

Climate change on track to reduce ocean wildlife by 17%

Climate change is set to empty the ocean of nearly a fifth of all living creatures, measured by mass, by the end of the century, researchers have calculated.

June 1, 2019
June 1, 2019

Gecko dressed as rare flying gecko!

At first sight, it will deceive any human eyes! A flying gecko with pink and black strip on its entire body. The unique appearance of the reptile astonished a team of law enforcers.

November 18, 2017
November 18, 2017

Wildlife Trafficking: US lists Bangladesh as major transit point

A report of the US state department listed Bangladesh among the countries which are a major source, transit point or consumer of smuggled wildlife products and their derivatives.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

[WATCH] Arnold Schwarzenegger gets charged by elephant

The "Terminator" star shared a video of the incident on YouTube on Tuesday and wrote: "I couldn't have written this safari encounter better if it was a movie".

May 31, 2016
May 31, 2016

Officials seize tigers from controversial Thai temple

Wildlife authorities in Thailand begin removing tigers from a Buddhist temple, after accusations of wildlife trafficking and animal abuse.