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RWC seeks greater clarity and transparency in the wildlife research permit granting process

RWC seeks greater clarity and transparency in the wildlife research permit granting process

Text and photographs by RWC Wildlife science is a growing field in India, and wild places and the myriad species that live in them are revealing their secrets to a growing tribe of both professional and citizen scientists. The disconnect with the natural world in urban jungles is being bridged by citizens using magnifying glasses,...
RWC responds to the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel Report

RWC responds to the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel Report

Written by RWC, photograph from Wikimedia Commons Researchers for Wildlife Conservation (RWC) supports the Report of the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP; henceforth ‘the Report’) prepared by a team headed by Dr. Madhav Gadgil. Based on our experience with research and conservation in the Western Ghats, we believe the Report provides a solid foundation...