Pakke Tiger Reserve(PTR)

News:Recently, the Arunachal Pradesh Government has cleared the 692.7 km highway through the Pakke Tiger Reserve(PTR) to build the East-West Industrial Corridor. Facts: About Pakke Tiger Reserve: Pakke Tiger Reserve also known as Pakhui Tiger Reserve is a Project Tiger reserve located in the East Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh. The tiger reserve is surrounded… Continue reading Pakke Tiger Reserve(PTR)

Hornbills among top seed dispersers, most threatened

According to a study carried out in Pakke Tiger Reserve in Arunachal Pradesh,it noted that hornbills,one among the large-sized frugivores (fruit eaters) birds are also the top seed dispersers. The study has found that among the different bird species,hornbills were found to be the most effective seed dispersers.They were found to swallow and disperse most… Continue reading Hornbills among top seed dispersers, most threatened