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Lesser known animal resources of India

A. K. Ghosh

Lesser known animal resources of India

by A. K. Ghosh

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Published by Zoological Survey of India in Kolkata .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Endemic animals -- India,
    • Rare animals -- India.,
    • Wildlife conservation -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementA.K. Ghosh.
      ContributionsZoological Survey of India.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL309 .G46 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3589125M
      LC Control Number2002290662

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Lesser known animal resources of India by A. K. Ghosh Download PDF EPUB FB2

India's faunal resources have been recognized as one of the most significant in the global profile. In this publication, a number of selected mammalian, avain and other species have been dealt with. This report aims to promote research on their possible potentiality for genetic researches.

Lesser known animal species hold. Here are some interesting facts about India for kids which were chosen and researched by children especially for children. Languages: 22 official languages: Hindi is the most commonly spoken language and spoken by more than half of the Indians. Religion: mainly Hindus (%), but also Muslims (%) and other faiths.

India has some of the world’s most biodiverse regions and home to rare animal species which are in grave danger of extinction. Apart from mega wildlife species like the tiger,lion,leopard,gaur and elephants, several national parks and wildlife sanctuaries of India also host lesser known endangered animals such as elusive Honey Badger,rare Binturong bearcat,mysterious.

Books that aren't so well known, but are so great all the same. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

A Bibliography of the Zoological Survey of India Publications in the Twentieth Century () pp 1 - | March Download Book (PDF) Ecosystems of India pp 1 - | March Download Book (PDF) Lesser known animal resources of India pp 1 - | February Download Book (PDF) Threatened Mammals of Kerala pp 1 - 58 | October   Firstly, i would like to introduce you to custom of Head Hunting prevailing in Nagaland.

Head hunting was a practice which organised out of a belief that the soul-matter, on which all life depended, was stored in the head of human would. The Better India is a catalyst of social change, which leverages the power of positive stories to inspire actions.

The animal in question, called רים reim is undoubtedly the rhinoceros, who has the latter name from the horn that grows on his nose. The rhinoceros is known by the name of reim in Arabia to the present day.

He is allowed to be a savage animal, showing nothing of. Therefore, the ecological wellbeing of remaining forests depends upon lesser known carnivores like the grey wolf, dhole, jackal, fox and hyena – collectively called canids.

Human factors are leading to resource competition, ending up in human-animal conflicts and even threaten the very existence of these species. One of the most popular of the lesser known Indian sports, the lush greenery of the paddy fields and their slush and mud serves as the backdrop for a popular buffalo race called Kambala.

Over a 5-month period from November to March, over 45 buffalo races are held in the villages along Karnataka’s coastline with farmers racing a pair of their Author: Atish. 10 Lesser Known Extinct Species.

Geraint Robson Comments. spindly legs and pig like feet also known as fleet sheet feet were what this tiny animal walked on. The pig-footed bandicoot was both quick and packed a lot of stamina, being able to run for a long period of time. Take a tour of the lesser-known hotel aggregators in India.

By Apurva P. 27th Sep +0. a platform that gives consumers the ease to book rooms at. Tamil Nadu is an incredibly splendid state that is located in South India.

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On one hand, it is. Over to you: raise awareness of a lesser-known endangered animal. Endangered Animals Facts For Kids Conclusion. As an animal lover it’s easy to get upset when reading about endangered animals. However, the more we know about endangered animals, the more we can help them, either directly or indirectly.

The Goan Jungle Book, a book focusing on the lesser known wildlife, is a testimonial of his decade long work. As an activist, he has provided critical data to environmentalists like Kerkar who have fought the government to attain a stay order on the dams set to come up in Mhadei.

Raja K N currently works at the Animal Genetic Resources, National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources on characterization and evaluation of indigenous livestock species. Folk tales form an important part the Indian culture.

Besides the hitopadesha, Jataka and Panchatantra, each region/state has its own treasure of folklore. The folklores and folktales have been an eternal part of every culture since ages. When it comes to Indian folk tales, the country of diverse religions, languages and cultures has a complete.

Studies on the ecology of lesser known species in India I highlight below some of the early studies on lesser known species in India.

A study on the ecology of aquatic mammals in the Chambal River in implanted a radio-transmitter inside the European otter (Lutra lutra) and monitored its diel activity and characterized its habitat use. In book: Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, Edition: 1st, Chapter: Modelling the Distribution of a Few Lesser known Bamboo Species of.

Technical Cooperation (TC) project entitled “Integrated Approach for Improving Livestock Production using Indigenous Resources and Conserving the Environment” (RAS/5/). The overall objective of the project was to improve livestock productivity through better nutritional and reproduction strategies while conserving the environment.

India has a diverse sheep population numbering million in parallel with its diverse ecology, production system and communities. National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR), Karnal, established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) India, initiated activities aimed at determining the comprehensive phenotypic and genotypic characteristics to provide a Author: S.

Bhatia, R. Arora. Bythe number of known pairs had been whittled down to Things got better after the insecticide was banned, and according to the FWS, somewhere between and peregrine falcon. International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is an international organization (NGO) working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.

It is involved in data gathering and analysis, research, field projects, advocacy, lobbying and education. The organization is best known for compiling and publishing the IUCN .