- AREAS OF OPERATION
- WILDLIFE PROTECTION
Feb 26, 2014: People in four villages around the Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve (BTR) in Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh have been too terrified to venture out for work in the past five days. The reason: Tigers from BTR have been coming into these villages even as forest department officials watch helplessly.
Feb 24, 2014: Judicial magistrate first class (JMFC) A Y Borkar on Friday rejected the bail application of seven hardened tiger poachers who not only laid traps but also skinned and boned the tiger, ate its flesh before processing and selling the skin in May last year....+
WCT has helped design the 'e-Rescuer' - a thermal imaging equipment that will be used to detect wild animals involved in conflict situations during night, day or foggy conditions
The e-rescuer is likely to enhance the animal-detection
ability of the rescue team
manifolds, especially during night and under foggy
It will reduce the risk to the lives of the rescue team
members during a rescue operation.
The e-rescuer will greatly assist in tracking wild animals,
planning tranquilization and mitigating man-animal
WCT has invested in
Systems for Anti-
Over 2000 units have been installed in APCs of 65 PAs across India.
The Unit can charge important equipment such as
communication radio sets, cameras, mobile phones and
provide for lighting in Anti-poaching camps