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In bird flight patterns, signs of looming disaster

Climate crisis is resetting the bird migration compass and calendar, with untold consequences for biodiversity

May 11 is observed all over as World Migratory Bird Day, a day when the spotlight is on the protection of migratory birds and their habitats. (Instagram/@dhrubazaan)
Published on May 13, 2024 12:38 AM IST

International Leopard Day 2024: Date, history, significance and more

International Leopard Day, observed on May 3, promotes the conservation of leopards and their habitats. From history to significance, check all details inside.

International Leopard Day raises awareness for leopard conservation and their role in ecosystems.(Pixabay)
Published on May 03, 2024 01:41 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Seeing Silicon | Cracking the case with eDNA

Move over camera traps, environmental DNA is a new technique to survey species and protect biodiversity.

Environmental DNA or eDNA is an approach where researchers collect environmental samples such as a scoopful of soil, a pail of water or a handful of air from an ecosystem
Published on Apr 28, 2024 08:30 AM IST

Wildbuzz: A serpent’s sacred hunger

The Singhs have tolerated the snake’s presence in their sprawling garden resplendent with mature trees planted by Singh’s grandfather 50 years ago. They have neither tried to kill the snake nor have it ‘rescued and removed’. They believe their garden is the snake’s home, too, and enjoys a rightful place in its biodiversity.

Helpless, parakeet parents with flailing wings unable to repel the snake at their nest hole, April 2024. (PHOTO: HARJINDER SINGH)
Updated on Apr 21, 2024 07:50 AM IST
ByVikram Jit Singh

Yuvan Aves, author, Intertidal – “Sometimes I write to think”

Intertidal, a diary on Chennai's coast, wetlands, and climate, evolved from personal observation to a public resource. It explores the interplay of nature, activism, and self, offering meditative reflections for all readers.

Author Yuvan Aves (Courtesy Bloomsbury)
Updated on Apr 19, 2024 09:56 PM IST
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