Snake Conservation

Conservation of King Cobras in North Coastal Andhra Pradesh

The king cobra or hamadryad (Ophiophagus hannah) is the world’s longest venomous snake, with recorded lengths of over 5.5 meters. King cobras are listed in Schedule II of the Indian Wildlife Act, and as vulnerable in IUCN Red List. In India their range extends across the Western and Eastern Ghats, sub-Himalayan region and Northeast India; with their habitats varying from humid tropics to sub-tropical and mangroves. read more...

Small Wild Cat Project

Enhancing the conservation of the endangered fishing cat through community outreach and empowerment in the Eastern Ghats of South India

The project envisages developing a comprehensive understanding of the biogeographical distribution of the fishing cat in the Eastern Ghats region of South India and the implications of various human-induced activities on its survival through ecological niche modelling, camera trapping, know more...

Smooth-coated Otters

Conservation Status Survey of Smooth-coated Otters in the Krishna River Delta

 

The project aims at establishing the distribution of natural populations of smooth coated otter packs in the project site along with assessment of various anthropogenic threats. The project intends to collect qualitative data on the conservation status of the species that could be used to analyze and develop know more...

Vizag Urban Wildlife

Conservation of unchecked Urban Wildlife in the city of Vizag

It‟s a common misconception that wildlife exists only in forested areas away from cities and towns. Even the densest of cities have wild animals. Industrialisation, indiscriminate construction of buildings, quarrying of hills, increased pollution levels, deforestation, lack of awareness among urban and rural population, unchecked poaching, domestic and invasive species know more...

Education

Education and Capacity Building 

We believe that raising awareness and educating the public about the environment and wildlife is the key to conservation. We carry out a number of education programmes, awareness talks, lectures and workshop to students, teachers, general public and local residents throughout the year on various issues pertaining to wildlife conservation and know more...