Kawal Tiger Reserve
At present, there are nearly 260 solar power borewells in national parks, different forest areas, including 40 in Kawal Tiger Reserve and 25 in the Amrabad Tiger Reserve range
The Covid-19 pandemic had forced people from all walks of life to remain indoors for quite a long time, and nature lovers missed out on activities such as trekking, bird watching, jungle safari, among others, due to the lockdown.
The two-inch long new species named as 'Telangana Loach'
The report called for removal of human pressures, especially settlements, from within the Amarabad Tiger Reserve (ATR) and reduction of livestock to improve wildlife and tiger status.
The department after its inquiry into the recent forest fires identified that few people have entered the reserve forest and even started cooking food causing the fire mishaps.
4 tigresses make forests in erstwhile Adilabad, including Kawal reserve, their home
While the increase in tiger population is good news for the State, the sustainability of the big cat population is expected to remain a challenge
In the past decade, sources said 15 to 18 tigers migrated south into Kawal and Kagaznagar areas of erstwhile Adilabad from Maharashtra.
With soaring summer temperatures in the erstwhile Adilabad district, the officials doubled the frequency of filling up the manmade waterholes in Kawal to ensure that wild animals do not stray into human habitations in search of water.