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4 grivet monkeys seized at Dhaka airport

The Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport's air freight unit have seized four grivet monkeys brought without a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Forest Department.

Tiger census: installation of cameras begins in Sundarbans

The Forest Department has started setting up a total of 1,330 cameras at 665 spots in the Sundarbans to count tigers, deer and pigs.

Counting Tiger, Deer: 1,330 cameras to be installed in Sundarbans

Bangladesh Forest Department will set up 1,330 cameras at 665 spots in the Sundarbans to count tigers, deer and pigs from January 1, 2023.

Boxes for brooding

Wild geese laying eggs in artificial wood boxes!

Bridging the fragmented forests

Due to the Dhaka-Sylhet railway and Srimangal-Bhanugach road running through the reserve forest of Lawachhara, many of the critically endangered species have died in accidents while crossing them.

Nijhum Dwip submerged in “high tide”, deer being washed away

Nijhum Dwip union and national park of Noakhali’s Hatiya Upazila have been submerged due to rising water from an “unusually high tide” in Meghna.

January 24, 2023
January 24, 2023

4 grivet monkeys seized at Dhaka airport

The Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport's air freight unit have seized four grivet monkeys brought without a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Forest Department.

January 1, 2023
January 1, 2023

Tiger census: installation of cameras begins in Sundarbans

The Forest Department has started setting up a total of 1,330 cameras at 665 spots in the Sundarbans to count tigers, deer and pigs.

December 22, 2022
December 22, 2022

Counting Tiger, Deer: 1,330 cameras to be installed in Sundarbans

Bangladesh Forest Department will set up 1,330 cameras at 665 spots in the Sundarbans to count tigers, deer and pigs from January 1, 2023.

December 16, 2022
December 16, 2022

Tiger census begins in Sundarbans

The government yesterday started the much-awaited tiger census in the Sundarbans under the “Sundarbans Tiger Conservation Project”.

November 26, 2022
November 26, 2022

48 tortoises rescued in Patuakhali

Forty-eight tortoises, which were rescued from a bus of Khulna-bound route, were handed over to the forest department in Patuakhali this morning.

November 19, 2022
November 19, 2022

Elephant found dead

Police recovered the carcass of a female elephant in Netrakona’s Kalmakanda upazila yesterday morning.

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

Elephants trample farmer to death in Sherpur

A farmer was trampled to death by a herd of wild elephants in Kangsa union of Sherpur’s Jhenaigati upazila last night (November 5, 2022).

November 5, 2022
November 5, 2022

Freshwater crocodile caught in fishing net in Padma

A crocodile was caught in the fishing net of a fisherman at Hardinge Bridge point of the Padma River in Bheramara upazila of Kushtia last night (November 4, 2022).

October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

Leopard cat, 3 fishing cats rescued in Chattogram, 2 held

Police detained two people and recovered an endangered leopard cat and three fishing cats from Lohagara upazila of Chattogram last night (October 29, 2022).

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

Rare Nilgai rescued in Chapainawabganj

A Nilgai Antelope was caught by locals in Barik Bazar area of Shibganj upazila yesterday.