10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GHARIAL»
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Endangered Wildlife and Plants of the World
GHARIALS GHARIALS Class: Reptilia Order: Crocodylia As members of the
order Crocodylia, the gharial has similar characteristics to alligators and
crocodiles. One very different feature is a slender snout with a bulbous
enlargement at the tip, ...
Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2001
The IUCN Amphibia-reptilia Red Data Book
16,26,30,32) indicate that Gharial were locally common, for example it was said
in 1867 that the species "abounds in all the great rivers of Northern India" (3). The
Gharial is now extinct or extremely depleted throughout its former range (12,30 ...
National Parks of Madhya Pradesh: State of Bio Diversity and ...
REPTILES Madhya Pradesh has exclusive Wildlife Sanctuaries, established to
save the Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus). The Gharial is endemic reptile of the Indo-
Gangetic river system. Project Gharial was thus aimed to protect this reptillian ...
Crocodiles: Proceedings of the 11th Working Meeting of the ...
Gharial Rehabilitation Rehabilitation of gharial has been taken up in the National
Chambal Sanctuary from 1978. So far, a total of 1,762 captive reared gharial at
Kukrail crocodile rehabilitation centre, Lucknow, U.P., have been released in the
Crocodile Specialist Group, International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Working Meeting, 1992
Crocodiles: An Action Plan for Their Conservation
The historical presence of this species in Burma is confirmed by Barton (1929),
who shot a large gharial in the Shweli River some 1,000 miles upstream from the
delta of the Irrawaddy. The only other historical reference to gharial in Myanmar
John B. Thorbjarnarson, Harry Messel, F. Wayne King, 1992
Global Re-introduction Perspectives: Re-introduction ...
captive reared Gharial have been released in the Chambal River by Madhya
Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh Forest Departments. To avoid any possible migration
of Gharial to outside the Sanctuary area, most of the releases were done in the ...
Showing up its greenish catlike eyes and the lumpy tip of the snout only while
floating, the gharial is a giant among crocodiles reaching a length of 6.25 meters.
Recognised easily by its extremely long and slender beak-like snout, it is the only
Natarajan Singaravelan, 2013
Crocodiles: Their Ecology, Management, and Conservation
Tomistoma schlegelii — Malayan (or false) gharial One of the least known of all
the crocodilians, Tomistoma is rarely seen in the wild anymore and has only bred
in captivity at the Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm, Thailand. Tomistoma ranges ...
Transition to Triumph: History of the Indian Navy, 1965-1975
Realising the tremendous danger she was leading to, we quickly weighed
anchor and proceeded as close as possible to GHARIAL. Several attempts to
have a line passed by Coston Gun proved unsuccesful. Swimmers with life
jackets were ...
God of Desire: Tales of Kamadeva in Sanskrit Story Literature
Pilgrims traveling to the source of the Gariga in the Himalayas, from Vara- nasi to
other pilgrimage sites upriver, would have continued to encounter ghari- als and
artists' renditions of the gharial-makara, fierce vehicle of the powerful goddess ...
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GHARIAL»
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Entry Fees for Satkosia Reserve to Boost Amenities for Tourists
The committee also decided to send a proposal to the Chief Wildlife Warden of the State for radio-collar of a single gharial from the Gharial ... «The New Indian Express, Jul 15»
Islands at Chester Zoo opens to the public on Monday July 13 2015
... zoo exhibit in the UK and home to Sumatran orangutans, Sulawesi macaques and a new species for the zoo, the Sunda gharial crocodile. «Liverpool Echo, Jul 15»
Chester Zoo £40m Islands project to open in phases
... UK and home to Sumatran orangutans, Sulawesi macaques and Sunda gharial crocodiles – will be unveiled in another phase this summer. «ChesterChronicle.co.uk, Jun 15»
One million Singaporeans visit Pahang yearly
According to the study, Mohd Sharkar said there were various species of reptiles, including the species of crocodile of “Malayan False Gharial” ... «The Star Online, Jun 15»
Gharial terrorises Etawah farmers
KANPUR: Farmers working in their fields close to banks of Chambal in Etawah were shocked to find a 15-foot-long gharial on Tuesday morning ... «Times of India, Jun 15»
SC stays tribunal order re-instating sailor in Indian Navy
Karthik, who was part of the Aviation Core team on board of INS Gharial that had sailed from Visakhapatnam to Brunei, was awarded ... «Zee News, Jun 15»
number of dolphins on rise in chambal river
National Chambal Gharial Wildlife Sanctuary ranger Rishi Kesh Sharma, while quoting from the 2014-15 census report (released today), said ... «Sahara Samay, Jun 15»
Two Gharial crocodiles die in Rajkot zoo
RAJKOT: In a shocking news for zoo officials, two Gharials (a species of crocodile) died on Sunday night at Rajkot zoological Park. According to ... «Times of India, Jun 15»
Four sanctuaries may be added to Panna to mitigate Ken-Betwa …
Not only will the river linking submerge prime tiger habitat in Panna's core, but will also impact the critically endangered, and endemic, gharial, ... «Daily News & Analysis, Jun 15»
Over 2000 gharial hatchlings spotted in Chambal
Over 2,000 gharial (gavialis gangeticus) hatchlings have emerged at nesting sites on the banks of Chambal in Etawah, marking the end of ... «Times of India, Jun 15»