India is a bio-diverse country, with nearly 65% of the world's known wildlife species approximately, 76% of the world's mammals and 126% of the world's birds are found in india the illicit demand, globally, for wildlife and its products has seen the rise of wildlife crime across the subcontinent. India is home to some of the unique flora and fauna species which make wildlife sanctuaries in india a paradise for nature and wildlife lovers india boasts a rich biodiversity, as the geography of the country is dotted with thick forests, serving as the habitat of a huge number of wildlife species. The region's diverse wildlife is preserved in more than 120 national parks, 18 bio-reserves and more than 500 wildlife sanctuaries across the country india has some of the most biodiverse regions of the world and contains four  of the world's 36 biodiversity hotspots  - the western ghats, the eastern himalayas, indo-burma and sunda.
Due man's interference with nature and the threats that have risen out of this, conservation of these biodiversity rich spots and their wildlife in india have become important due to this, national parks and wildlife reserves have come up in different parts of the country where a healthy interaction of humans and wildlife is encouraged. Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting wild plant and animal species and their habitatwildlife plays an important role in balancing the ecosystem and provides stability to different natural processes of nature. With this mission, we promote, develop, expand and improve the facilities of the department of wildlife and fisheries and the louisiana wildlife and fisheries commission enhance their ability to perform their constitutional and statutory missions encourage public conservation and enjoyment of wildlife and fish resources increase louisiana. Diversity and genetic resource of indian bamboos and strategies for their conservation pp 29-34 in proc 1st inbar biodiversity, genetic resources and conservation working group, 7-9 november 1994 (v.
The thick forests of india host some of the most exotic and rare wildlife species in the world here are seven of the most amazing ones know all about the rare species, interesting facts about them and where they can be found india is a peerless abode of wonderful and exotic animals the country. The resolution (sr 288) passed last night by unanimous consent and recognizes the importance of america's 553 national wildlife refuges and 38 wetland management districts to wildlife and habitat conservation, recreation, and the economy, and affirms the senate's intent to manage refuges and the wildlife they protect for future generations. Wwwnatureorg the nature conservancy works with local communities, businesses, and individuals to protect over 100 million acres of land around the globe the goal of this organization is to preserve entire wildlife communities along with their rich species diversity, a holistic approach that's vital to the health of our planet. Indian wild forest and national parks are home to many species of wild animals,birds and reptiles more than 25% land of indian states are covered with dense forest and provide shelter to the wildlife.
From ﬁeld science and conservation policy to non-proﬁt management and park operations, career opportunities at wcs are as diverse as our work together, wcs's nearly 4,000 staff members in new york city and around the world work to change attitudes toward nature and help people imagine wildlife and humans living in harmony. India is a signatory to several major international conventions relating to conservation and management of wildlife some of these are convention on biological diversity, convention on international trade in endangered species of wild fauna and flora (cites), convention on the conservation of migratory species of wild animals etc financial and. Wildlife is one of the major fundaments of india's hindu religion, since a great many of their deities revisit the earth on four legs but animals are integral to the culture of india in more than just religious ways. The conservation of species in their natural habitat or natural ecosystem is known as in situ conservation in the process, the natural surrounding or ecosystem is protected and maintained so that all the constituent species (known or unknown) are conserved and benefited. Ss samant, u dhar, rs rawalassessment of fuel resource diversity and utilization patterns in askot wildlife sanctuary in kumaon himalaya, india, for conservation and management environmental conservation , 27 ( 1 ) ( 2000 ) , pp 5 - 13.
Forest and wildlife skanda s shenoy different lions and in possessing a rich and diverse wild life fauna indian wild life is incomparable in its variety for. The national wildlife action plan provides the framework of the strategy as well as the programme for conservation of wildlife the first national wildlife action plan (nwap) of 1983 has been revised and the new wildlife action plan (2002-2016) (file referring to external site opens in a new window) has been adopted. Numerous wildlife conservation projects have been undertaken in india, both at the government as well as the individual level, to protect the rich wildlife of the subcontinent the private sector has also started stepping in as part of their corporate social responsibility to bring about this change and increase people¶s awareness.
A blueprint for their contribution to implementing iucn's programme and vi- sion of 'a just world that values and conserves nature' as partners in conservation, iucn welcomes the world zoo and aquarium con. India is not only famous for its diverse wildlife, architectural marvels and culture, but also for its dense and vast forest cover indian climate befits the variety of flora and fauna forest is the second largest land use in india next to agriculture. Special habitats and threatened plants of india primiive and spectacular taxa in eastern himalaya and strategies for their conservation indian j of forestry 2(2): ss 1999 diversity.