How to save Banni Grasslandsfrom invasive species? Here’s what a new study suggests

Source: Down to Earth Relevance: To analyze the findings of the report by ATREE to study the impact on Banni grasslands. Synopsis: A study by ATREE (Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology & Environment) & Sahjeevan (Volunteer Organisation) to study the impact of Prosopis Juliflora on Banni Grasslands Context: Prosopis Juliflora, a non-native tree species,… Continue reading How to save Banni Grasslandsfrom invasive species? Here’s what a new study suggests

Indian bullfrogs take to invasive behaviour early in Andamans

According to a recent study published in Biological Invasions,Indian bullfrog in Andaman islands exhibit their invasive behaviour early in their lives.Even in the developmental stages,the large bullfrog tadpoles eat other native frog tadpoles. The bullfrog is found widely in mainland India and protected under Schedule IV of the Indian Wildlife Act 1972.It is steadily occupying… Continue reading Indian bullfrogs take to invasive behaviour early in Andamans