The VGP Marine Kingdom in Tamil Nadu’s Chennai is asking people to contribute money so that the administration can feed the fish and other animals at the largest walk-through tunnel …

A ‘silver’ fish from Velankanni

The new freshwater species, Puntius sanctus, grows to only 7 cm Velankanni in Tamil Nadu has thrown up a new species of small freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae. The …
Two months of the Coronavirus lockdown have done what successive governments could not do in 25 years with over Rs 5,000 crore at their disposal – clean up the Yamuna …
Dolphins are considered smart for a reason. Their acts of intelligence are quite impressive. In one such incident, a humpback dolphin is leaving people in awe by bringing them gifts …
CHENNAI, MAY 22 : Hit by COVID-19 lockdown since March 16 and revenue sources drying up, the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust (MCBT) and Center for Herpetology, that maintains the popular crocodile …
The recovery of an ‘Alligator gar’ (Atractosteus spatula) — a rare species of fish available only in North America MANGALDAI: The recovery of an ‘Alligator gar’ (Atractosteus spatula) — a …
ടാങ്കിന് പുറത്ത് സ്ഥിരമായി ആളുകളെ കണ്ടുകൊണ്ടിരുന്നിട്ട്, ഇപ്പോൾ പെട്ടെന്ന് മനുഷ്യരെ കാണാതാകുമ്പോൾ അവ വല്ലാതെ അസ്വസ്ഥരാകുന്നുവെന്നും വിദഗ്ദ്ധർ പറയുന്നു.   ദിവസവും വണ്ടി എടുത്ത് പുറത്തു പോയിരുന്ന, അവധി ദിവസങ്ങളിൽ കൂട്ടുകാരുമായി മാളിലും മറ്റും ചുറ്റിയടിച്ചിരുന്ന ആ കാലം നിങ്ങൾ മിസ് …
The conservationists hope the black softshell turtle’s classification will move to ‘critically endangered’ from ‘extinct in the wild’. Following release of the black softshell turtle – Nilssonia nigricans – population in Assam’s …
Babu believes that everyone should do as much he/ she can in this fight for survival. He does not care about the profit or the loss. Vadakara: Babu, who meets …
We had reported in April how Gangetic dolphins have returned to the Hooghly river ( With decreasing pollution dolphins make a comeback to Kolkata) and how many had people spotted the aquatic mammal …
Sea cucumbers are crucial to the marine ecosystem, performing similar functions to earthworms in the land ecosystem. Hardly three months have gone by since a special protection force assigned by …
A Gangetic river dolphin was found dead in Bangladesh’s Halda River Sanctuary on Sunday. This is the second dolphin death within the same river sanctuary since Bangladesh imposed a lockdown, …