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| Last Updated:: 11/05/2017

Wildlife Institute of India discovers Indian Skimmer bird species in Allahabad












Dehradun: Wildlife Institute of India (WII) has discovered new breeding sites for the Indian Skimmer bird species in Allahabad. In India, the National Chambal Sanctuarywas believed to be the only breeding ground for this gregarious but declining species. It is a legally protected species under the Indian Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972; however, despite of this, the population is declining rapidly due to habitat loss an