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These knights of the night deserve deep respect, by Ritu Joshi (ae 24/01/2023)

Smugglers kills two rhinos in CNP (rep 21/01/2023), Latest killing of two rhinos in Chitwan sanctuary alarms conservationists : According to Chitwan National Park, six of the 165 rhino deaths in the past five years were blamed on poaching, by Anup Ojha (kp 23/01/2023), Rhinos still threatened : Complacency might also have crept in among the authorities after years of zero poaching (kp 25/01/2023)

Save Nepal’s orchids : Himalayan orchids need urgent protection before they are smuggled to extinction, by Reshu Bashyal (nt 20/01/2023)

Number of migratory aquatic birds decreasing in Chitwan : Conservationists attribute the decline to increasing pollution levels, human encroachment and shrinking water bodies, by Ramesh Kumar Paudel (kp 17/01/2023)

Tiger, rhino found dead inside CNP (rn 12/01/2023)

Nepal’s biodiversity attracts foreign research students : Environmental Science students from an Australian university are in Nepal to study habitats, feeding habits and breeding of aquatic migratory birds, by Manoj Poudel (kp 09/01/2023)

Bird census starts in Nepal : 350 ornithologists and conservation activists deployed for bird count (kh 07/01/2023)

Locals terrorized after elephants start entering villages (kh 05/01/2023)

One killed in bear attack, by Laxman Ghimire (rep 04/01/2023)

25 injured in a rabid dog attack (kh 04/01/2023)

Woman dies in elephant attack (kh 01/01/2023)

Monkey menace in Parbat: Farmers suffering to protect winter crops (kh 27/12/2022)

Tiger prowling in fields of Kailali villages (ht 26/12/2022)

Fulvous whistling duck back in Koshi Tappu after two decades (kh 24/12/2022)

56 people killed in wild elephant attacks in 10 years (kh 22/12/2022)

CNP uses camera trapping to track aggressive wildlife (kh 20/12/2022)

Monkeys of Swayambhunath : How did they evolve? What do they signify?, by Sushil Hamal (nlt 17/12/2022)

Toll on wildlife: Over 500 wild animals die in five months at CNP : More deaths are triggered by unnatural causes such as dog bites, electrocution, road accidents than by natural ones (nlt 16/12/2022), Over 500 wild animals die in five months in CNP (rep 16/12/2022)

No Nepali visited Dhorpatan for wild boars hunting: Reserve (kh 14/12/2022)

Endangered ‘Huchil’ facing extinction (kh 14/12/2022)

Researchers in Chum of Manaslu Conservation Area to study snow leopard : Their preliminary report says there are three-four snow leopards in the Nubri area (kp 14/12/2022)

Red panda sighting in Pathibhara area hints at conservation success : Threats to the animal’s existence, however, remain intact, with their corpses being recovered regularly, by Ananda Gautam (kp 11/12/2022)

One killed in tusker attack (kh 07/12/2022)

Rhino found dead in CNP (kh 05/12/2022)

Nepal must protect its biodiversity: For prosperity and well-being, by Biraj Adhikari and and Nakul Chettri (ht 25/11/2022)

Nepali botanists claim to have discovered two new rhododendron species : The claim comes amid worries that the rhododendron forests are depleting fast due to the climate crisis, by Chandra Karki (kp 23/11/2022)

Wild elephant found dead in Jhapa (kh 17/11/2022)

49 wild animals killed in four months in CNP (kh 16/11/2022)

Conservationists express concern over threat to yellow-breasted bunting (kh 14/11/2022)

Leopard-in-house captured in Naikap (kh 13/11/2022)

Tiger found dead in Bardiya (rep 12/11/2022)

Horses wait for rescue since 38 days in Dhaulagiri Base Camp, by Hari Krishna Gautam (rep 12/11/2022), Animal Nepal interested in rescuing horses stranded in Mt Dhaulagiri base  camp for past 39 days, by Hari Krishna Gautam (rep 13/11/2022)

Leopard attack injures three in Syangja (kh 11/11/2022), Three injured in leopard attack in Waling (rep 11/11/2022)

Buffer zone people demand safety from wildlife (kh 10/11/2022), People living in buffer zone demand safety from wild animals (rep 10/11/2022)

Authorities’ apathy affects conservation of fishing cats : Calls growing for efforts to save the endangered mammal, by Manoj Poudel (kp 06/11/2022)

Rhino roams around Sauraha, amazes tourists, by Rajesh Dhungana (rn 04/01/2022)

In yet another attack, leopard kills eight-year-old in Tanahu : This is the second incident of a leopard attack in less than 15 days in Tanahu district (nlt 02/11/2022)

Increased number of snow leopards leading to human-wildlife conflict (rep 30/10/2022)

One dead in elephant attack (kh  28/10/2022)

Know your rights: Those with riparian rights to river basins must be given knowledge regarding the sanctity and utility of their water, by SarahLevine (kp 02/01/2015)
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