Press Release

Proven: Eurasian Otters found in India

June 11, 2016

The study area spanned 5,800 sq. km. in the Satpura Tiger Reserve and the Kanha-Pench Corridor. This project was supported by the H.T. Parekh Foundation (HTPF). For more on our project with HTPF, click here

Photo copyright: Wildlife Conservation Trust / Madhya Pradesh Forest Department / H.T. Parekh Foundation / United States Agency for International Development / Panthera 

Check out the coverage of this study here:

DNA: First Proof of Eurasian Otters in India

The Hindu: Eurasian Otter Found in Kanha-Pench Corridor

Live Mint: Scientists Discover First Ever Photographic Evidence of Eurasian Otter

Indian Express: Eurasian Otter Spotted in STR and Kanha-Pench Corridor

Business Standard: Rising Ecological Crimes, Poaching Pose Challenges

Sanctuary Asia: Rare Eurasian Otter Discovered in India

Times of India: In a 1st, Eurasian Otters Spotted in Central India