Aquatic Animals

Aquatic Animals

Another dead dolphin found in Halda river

Naval police members recovered the five feet long dolphin carcass from Madunaghat Barua Para area

Another dead dolphin found in Halda river on 30 September 2021

World Biodiversity Day

More wild animals killed during pandemic

Human interference in nature has decreased due to lockdowns and various other reasons in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. As a result, in several parts of the world, biodiversity has gained a new ...

More wild animals killed during pandemic

Do octopuses have dreams?

An octopus named Marshmallow lies at rest at the bottom of her tank, suddenly shifting in color from a pale white-green to brown and then orange, as her muscles twitch, suckers contract and her ...

Do octopuses have dreams?

World Wildlife Day

Wild animals no more safe in the wild

On 20 December 2013, the United Nations, at its 68th session of the general assembly, proclaimed 3 March the World Wildlife Day. The day was also celebrated in Bangladesh on Wednesday. However, the ...

Wild animals no more safe in the wild

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after mass stranding

Sri Lanka's navy and volunteers rescued 120 pilot whales stranded in the country's biggest mass beaching, but at least two injured animals were found dead, officials said.

Sri Lanka rescues 120 whales after mass stranding

Over 37-kg tortoise rescued in Thakurgaon

A tortoise weighing about one maund (just over 37 kg) has been rescued from Tamlai area of Pirganj upazila of Thakurgaon

A huge tortoise rescued in Thakurgaon

Nearly 900,000 pangolins trafficked in Southeast Asia: Watchdog

Nearly 900,000 pangolins are believed to have been trafficked across Southeast Asia in the past two decades, a wildlife watchdog said Thursday, highlighting the challenge in tackling the illicit ...

Nearly 900,000 pangolins trafficked in Southeast Asia: Watchdog

New virus detected in Bangladesh

A new virus has been detected in Bangladesh, officials have confirmed.The International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) has found this virus on a person.At least one and ...

New virus detected in Bangladesh

5 Endangered black rhinos shifted to Rwanda from Czech zoo

Five critically endangered eastern black rhinos were on Monday successfully relocated to Rwanda's Akagera National Park after a long journey from the Czech Republic, park officials said.The arrival ...

5 Endangered black rhinos shifted to Rwanda from Czech zoo

Why humans love some species, loathe others

The Chinese giant salamander, the largest amphibian in the world, is not cute.Weighing as much as an adult human, it has slimy brown skin, a giant mouth curled to a gormless grin, and puny, ...

Why humans love some species, loathe others
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