Uttar Pradesh to conduct first census of Otters
For the first time, Uttar Pradesh has undertaken the decision to conduct census of otters in protected areas of the state. The census exercise was started from Pilibhat Tiger Reserve and will be accomplished by the end of March 2019 covering all protected areas of state. The census report would be shared with the Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India.
Topics: Conservation-reliant species • Dehradun • Dehradun district • Endangered species • Environmental conservation • Felids • First Otters Census • National symbols of India • Pilighat Tiger Reserve • Project Tiger • Tiger • Tiger reserves of India • Tigers in India • Uttar Pradesh