Great Indian Bustard

The great Indian bustard (GIB) which is only found in India and certain areas of Pakistan, is classified as “critically endangered” by the International Union for Conservation of Nature. In a census in 2017-18 of the entire range of the Great Indian Bustard, it was estimated that there were aboutContinue Reading


India’s proposal to include Great Indian Bustard, Asian Elephant and Bengal Florican in Appendix I of UN Convention on migratory species was unanimously accepted today at the ongoing thirteenth Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) in Gandhinagar. Placing Indian elephant in Schedule I of theContinue Reading