- AREAS OF OPERATION
- WILDLIFE PROTECTION
March 11, 2014: The National Green Tribunal, Southern Bench on Monday restrained the authorities in Kerala from proceeding with any development and construction activities in the Periya Tiger Reserve in Thekkady, Idukki district....+
March 10, 2014: A tiger was found dead in a canal in Valmiki Tiger Reserve (VTR) in Bihar's West Champaran district today, forest official said.
The forest guards found the carcass of the tiger inSikpiya canal on road number seven of Madanpur forest range of VTR, divisional forest officer (DFO) Nandkishore said.
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