Protect wildlife in Lawachhara | The Daily Star

It is quite alarming that open electrical lines going right through the Lawachhara forest are turning into a death trap for different species of wildlife there. As a protected forest, it is supposed to be a safe place for animals, and having such uncovered lines is clearly a danger to them. This makes us wonder […]

A death trap for wildlife

A death trap for wildlife

Uncovered electric line running through Lawachhara killing its endangered species Wed Jan 19, 2022 12:00 AM Last update on: Wed Jan 19, 2022 12:38 AM A connecting electric line runs right through the Lawachhara protected forest in Moulvibazar’s Kamalganj upazila. The power line packs 33 kilovolts, putting the forest’s wildlife in peril, as the animals […]

Massive mangrove forestry planned to protect wildlife and expand forest coverage

Massive mangrove forestry planned to protect wildlife and expand forest coverage

The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forestry in 17000 hectors of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official document. Besides, an updated version of Climate Fiscal Framework will be published in line with Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100 and SDGs. Addressing climate […]

Massive mangrove forestry planned to protect wildlife, expand forest coverage

Massive mangrove forestry planned to protect wildlife, expand forest coverage

The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forestry in 17,000 hectares of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official document. Besides, an updated version of the Climate Fiscal Framework will be published in line with Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100 and SDGs. Addressing […]

Massive mangrove forestry planned to protect wildlife

UK extends visa scheme for seasonal farm workers

The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forestry in 17000 hectares of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official document. Besides, an updated version of Climate Fiscal Framework will be published in line with Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100 and SDGs. Addressing climate […]

Govt plans massive mangrove forestry to protect wildlife

Russia keen to cooperate with Bangladesh in various fields

Published: January 14, 2022 16:52:27 The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forestry in 17,000 hectors of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official document. Besides, an updated version of Climate Fiscal Framework will be published in line with Bangladesh Delta Plan […]

Bangladesh bans airguns to protect bird species, wildlife

Russia keen to cooperate with Bangladesh in various fields

Published: December 17, 2021 19:17:03 Bangladesh has prohibited the use of airguns with some exceptions in a bid to protect bird species and wildlife. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change announced the new restriction on Tuesday, making it effective until further notice, reports bdnews24.com. However, the prohibition will not apply to registered shooting […]

A ray of hope for people and marine wildlife

A ray of hope for people and marine wildlife

Bangladesh extends legal protection to threatened sharks and rays Wed Sep 29, 2021 12:00 AM Fishermen in Bangladesh are being trained to record and safely release threatened sharks and rays. Photo: WCS Bangladesh “> Fishermen in Bangladesh are being trained to record and safely release threatened sharks and rays. Photo: WCS Bangladesh Bangladesh recently took […]

Wildlife corridor: Appointment of consultant called into question

Wildlife corridor: Appointment of consultant called into question

In the proposal, the same expert has been named by the two organisations that competed for the role of consultant, a matter that the parliamentary committee deemed ‘unethical’. However, the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change says the consultancy firm has been appointed in compliance with all government regulations. In August, the parliamentary standing […]