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Wildlife Biologist bags UN honour

Wildlife Biologist bags UN honour Indian wildlife biologist DrPurnima Devi Barman received the United Nations (UN) highest environmental honour – Champions of the Earth in the Entrepreneurial Vision category. DrPurnima leads the ‘Hargila Army’ which is an all-female grassroots conservation movement committed to guarding the Greater Adjutant Stork against extinction. Today, this army consists of […]

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People’s Science Movement Leader MK Prasad Dies

People’s Science Movement Leader MK Prasad Dies Legendary Environmentalist Professor MK Prasad took his last breath on 17 January while going under treatment for Covid-19. MK Prasad dedicated his life to conserving the tropical rainforests of southern India. The Silent Valley of the Western Ghats, a well-protected, biodiversity-rich national park, is a living memorial for

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Jane Goodall honoured with ‘Wildlife Legend Award’

Jane Goodall honoured with ‘Wildlife Legend Award’ The Sanctuary Nature Foundation awarded its most prestigious ‘Wildlife Legend Award’ to the world’s leading expert on primatology, Dr Jane Goodall. Primatology is the scientific study of evolution, and the behaviour of non-human primates (monkeys, chimpanzees, gorillas, etc). She is globally known for her contributions to conservation, and

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