1. Population status, habitat suitability and threat assessment of Indian spiny-tailed lizard Saara hardwickii (Gray, 1827) in the Thar desert of Rajasthan

Mandeep Kaur; Manish Joshi; Kiranmay Sarma; Syed Asrafuzzaman; SanjayKeshari Das

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 April 2020


  In India, population of the Indian spiny-tailed lizard is extinct in many parts of its past distribution and currently the species is mainly confined to the desert areas of northwestern India. The present study was carried out from January 2014 to May 2017 in the Thar desert of Rajasthan (TDR) to know ...  Read More

2. Mapping and analysis of the Himalayan musk deer habitat in Annapurna conservation area

Anisha Aryal; Kishor Bhatta

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Winter 2019, , Pages 1-10


  Himalayan musk deer(Moschus chrysogaster), commonly known as Kasturi mriga  is listed as an endangered species by IUCN and protected by the National Park and Wildlife Conservation Act 1973 of Nepal. The study was carried out in two village development committees within the Annapurna conservation ...  Read More

3. A survey on current distribution and habitat suitability of the Great Bustard in West Azerbaijan, Iran

Naser Ahmadi Sani

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 88-93


  Great Bustard (Otis tarda) as a vulnerable species is exposed to the extinction risk mainly due to habitat destruction and hunting pressure. This study was conducted to assess the species current geographical range and its habitat suitability in north western parts of Iran. Based on previous investigations ...  Read More