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Why India's Asiatic Lions Are Dying in Dozens
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Asiatic lions, India )

Ray
- 9 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Is the last abode of the Asiatic lion turning into a death trap for the big cat?, Gir in India's Gujarat state is home to Asiatic lions and has seen 256 lions dying in the past five years.
Saving the Asiatic Lion By Moving It
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Cher
- 122 days ago - dw.de
India's Gir National Park is home to the world's last Asiatic lions. The big cats need to be relocated to another habitat to ensure their safety. But, political wrangling is threatening their survival.
Asiatic Lions Come Roaring Back
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, asiatic lions )

Cher
- 338 days ago - wildlifenews.co.uk
Asiatic lions continue to make a come back in India. The latest surveys shows that Gir Asiatic Lion Sanctuary has 100 new arrivals this year. The 100 cubs are a large increase on the normal 80 - 85 cubs born each year.
Asiatic Lions: Let the Pride Increase!
Offbeat  (tags: asiatic lions, history, survival, conservation, endangered, humans )

Simone
- 1140 days ago - mydigitalfc.com
Hundred years ago, the population of Asiatic lion in India were left to about a dozen; today this number has reached to 411 lions. World over there is a trend of flora and fauna declining due to human population increase and consecutive habitat losses,
The Lions of Gir Foundation
Offbeat  (tags: gir forest, india, asiatic lions, endangered, open well, villagers, protection, conservation )

Simone
- 1203 days ago - lionsofgir.com
Helping to save the Asiatic lions of the Gir Forest of India.
Willdlife Friends Help Conservation of Asiatic Lions in Gir
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, friends, asiatic lions, conservation, protection sanctuary, gir )

Simone
- 1359 days ago - news.in.msn.com
Vanprani mitra, the wildlife friends, deputed by the Gujarat forest department in the last abode of Asiatic lions in Gir Sanctuary have become an important factor in conservation of the endangered species. There are many instances where ''wildlife
Asiatic Lions to Spend Quieter Evenings in Gir
Offbeat  (tags: asiatic lions, gir forest, closed for nights, peaceful, sleeping )

Simone
- 1395 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
If you thought you could take a shortcut through the Gir forest and breach the king of the jungle's privacy in the night, here's some news for you. The forest department, in keeping with the safety of the wild cats, especially the females, has decided to
Asiatic Lion Numbers Up as Training Project Pays Off
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, asiatic lions )

Cher
- 1553 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The population of the endangered Asiatic lion in Gujarat in the west of India is rising, much to the delight of the conservationists and wildlife enthusiasts. Numbers have increased from 359 to 411.
Your Morning Adorable: Asian Lion Cubs Stick Close to Mom at Belgian Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, asiatic lions, zoos )

Cher
- 1559 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Koyla, an Asian lion at the Planckendael Zoo in Mechelen, Belgium, gave birth to five cubs in April. That's big news for a critically endangered species, of which less than 300 are thought to remain in the wild.
Gujarat Wants Asiatic Lion to Roar
Offbeat  (tags: guijarat, asiatic lions, threatened, conservation plan, survival )

Simone
- 1655 days ago - littleabout.com
Gujarat Tourism Minister Jai Narain Vyas Saturday made an impassioned plea for a sustained campaign for protecting the Asiatic lion, on the lines of the recent eye-catching campaign to save the tiger in India. "The Rs.200 crore spent on the project to
   

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