Return of the king? Pakistan moves to bring gharials from Nepal to its rivers

Return of the king? Pakistan moves to bring gharials from Nepal to its rivers

Pakistani officials have requested the transfer of hundreds of gharial crocodiles from Nepal in an effort to reintroduce a species last seen in Pakistan in 1985. Wildlife…

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Winter sanctuary in Nepal proves a killing field for yellow-breasted buntings

Winter sanctuary in Nepal proves a killing field for yellow-breasted buntings

Tens of thousands of yellow-breasted buntings are being killed and eaten in Nepal every winter, according to an ornithologist. The critically endangered species is already severely threatened…

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Nepal conservationists work to overturn ‘all snakes are venomous’ mindset

Nepal conservationists work to overturn ‘all snakes are venomous’ mindset

Snake conservation in Nepal is hampered by both a lack of research and poor awareness among the public and the government about the country’s snake species. Only…

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