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Dudhwa Tiger Reserve: A Pristine Forest Lost to Neglect, Encroachment and Lack of Political Will
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, forests, protection, wildlife )

- 121 days ago -
Dudhwa regained its lost grandeur as a result of efforts of conservationist Billy Arjan Singh over the years. Sadly, the restoration of the flora has done nothing to conserve the fauna.
India Congress Chief: Forests Minister Is Tied to Poaching Mafia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, forests, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 162 days ago -
The president of the Mumbai Congress said a local forests minister has links to international poaching mafia and targeted him for the killing of a tiger that officials say took the lives of 13 people, India Today reported Saturday.
National Trust Criticised for Evicting a Forest School From Its Woods
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, school, forests )

- 192 days ago -
Closing the outstanding-rated outdoor nursery in Kent is at odds with the charityâEUR(TM)s own campaign to get children to play outdoors, say parents
How Trees Secretly Talk to Each Other in the Forest (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: trees, communication, research, Science, Trees, Biology, Ecology, Forests, Boreal Forests, Old-Growth Forest, Plants, Fungi, mycorrhizae, National Geographic video )

- 227 days ago -
What do trees talk about? In the Douglas fir forests of Canada, see how trees "talk" to each other by forming underground symbiotic relationships - called mycorrhizae - with fungi to relay stress signals and share resources with one another.
Bandipur: Kill Flyover, Not Wildlife
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, forests, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 261 days ago -
The disturbance of forests is not really completely understood by the experts and the research people.
On a Tiger's Tail
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, India, forests, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 409 days ago -
As the tiger, a full-grown male, skirts forestersâEUR(TM) attempts to track or capture it, conservationists are asking a key question: tiger habitats in India are protected, but are they connected?
Save Tigers to Save Forests, Activists Say
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, forests, conservation, protection, wildlife, environment, animals )

- 416 days ago -
Protecting Indonesian tigers can help to preserve the country's forest ecosystems, environmentalists have said.
Mavala Is Still Home to Wild Animals
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, forests, India, protection, environment, animals )

- 423 days ago -
Though the forests are highly depleted now, some of the wild animals seem to have miraculously survived the onslaught of human interference over these years as found by the forest department recently.
Skip the Forced Tiger Safaris and Try These 6 Unique Forest Experiences
Offbeat  (tags: forests, tiger reserves, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 458 days ago -
Home to around 70% of the worldâEUR(TM)s tiger population, India has become a hotspot for local and foreign tourists. Most book safaris in Tiger Reserves and wildlife sanctuaries to catch a glimpse of this majestic cat. Huddled together in open jeeps or canter
11 Real-World Forests That Look Like TheyâEUR(TM)re Straight Out of a Fairytale.
Offbeat  (tags: forests, absorbing carbon, environment, photos, pictures, unusual )

- 771 days ago -
Forests are the lungs of our world, absorbing carbon and keeping our climates stable, and the protectors of some of our most precious resources.
Most Wood Energy Schemes Are a 'Disaster' for Climate Change
Offbeat  (tags: climate-change, conservation, environment, pollution, forests, energy, globalwarming, protection, trees )

- 786 days ago -
Using wood pellets to generate low-carbon electricity is a flawed policy that is speeding up not slowing down climate warming.
Birds of the Same Feather Keep a Forest Together: How the Decline in Fruit-Eating Bird Population Harms Tropical Forests
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, birds, protection, forests )

- 861 days ago -
A new study published in the Oikos journal has revealed the vital role fruit-eating birds play in dispersing the seeds of more than 90 percent of tropical trees. Size also matters since larger birds contribute more to plant regeneration than medium
Conservation Is for the Birds - and Other Wildlife!
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, forests, management, animals, conservation )

- 891 days ago -
ThereâEUR(TM)s a new video series bird watchers, as well as landowners who are interested in attracting various wildlife to their property, may be interested in. Managing Forests for Birds is a project fulfilled by the Ohio Bird Conservation Initiative
Pagan Solidarity With Standing Rock - Petition
Offbeat  (tags: pagan, sacred, earth mother, petition, water, forests, meadows, wetlands, honor life )

- 938 days ago -
We stand in solidarity with all who declare these things sacred: clean water and air, verdant forests, meadows, prairies and wetlands, and ways of life that honor people over profit.
Global Warming Increases 'Food Shocks' Threat
Offbeat  (tags: Food, threat, Global warming, CO2emissions, climatechange, nature, water, politics, pollution, wildlife, weather, science, forests )

- 1348 days ago -
Climate change is increasing the risk of severe 'food shocks' where crops fail and prices of staples rise rapidly around the world.

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