Similipal Tiger Reserve Current Affairs, GK & News
On December 2, 2019, the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change provided the details of tiger corridor mapping in Rajya Sabha. The corridors were mapped by the National Tiger Conservation Authority and Wildlife Institute of India. The institutes have mapped 32 corridors in all. Tiger Corridors The Corridors grouped under 4 major categories were ..
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Bandipur Tiger Reserve • Corbett Tiger Reserve • Dudhwa Tiger Reserve • Odisha • Similipal Tiger Reserve • Tiger conservation • Tiger Population • Tiger Reserves • Tigers • Wildlife Protection Act (WPA) 1972
Mankidia tribe in Odisha as denied habitat rights inside core area of Similipal Tiger Reserve (STR) in Odisha under historic Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006. State Forest Department had objected their habitat rights on grounds that tribals could be attacked by wild animals, especially tigers. Mankidia is ..