Sunday, 28 November 2021
18 new species of fish in the country
Some 16 new species have been added to the list of fish in the country. A group of researchers of Chittagong University has identified these species in and around St. Martin's Island in the ...
10 Nov 2021, 18:01
Govt finalises the ‘Dolphin Conservation Action Plan’
The government has approved the ‘Dolphin Conservation Action Plan’ to protect the habitat of dolphins, said environment, forests and climate change minister Md Shahab Uddin
20 Oct 2021, 12:45
Another dead dolphin found in Halda river
Naval police members recovered the five feet long dolphin carcass from Madunaghat Barua Para area
01 Oct 2021, 09:10
Bangladesh takes major step to protect threatened sharks, rays
The government recently took a major step to improve the protection of threatened sharks and rays by updating the list of species and species groups under the Wildlife (Conservation and Security) Act ...
28 Sep 2021, 22:52
Bay of Bengal
Large fish and aquatic life surge towards the coast
The carcasses of dolphins and whales have been washing up on the shore. Fishermen are netting sailfish and string rays. Experts see that as a significant change in the marine environment
17 Sep 2021, 17:11
Whale carcass washes ashore on Cox’s Bazar beach
The carcass of a humpback whale washed ashore on the Himchhari beach adjacent to Cox's Bazar-Teknaf marine drive on Friday morning
28 Aug 2021, 11:11
Sri Lanka facing marine disaster from burning ship: official
Sri Lanka is facing its worst beach pollution crisis as tonnes of plastic waste from a burning container ship wash ashore, a senior environment official said Saturday
29 May 2021, 15:52
Dolphin dies in Bagerhat river
A freshwater dolphin died in the Panguchi River in Bagerhat’s Morelganj upazila on Tuesday
26 May 2021, 19:54
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 ...
23 May 2021, 18:59
Khurshed Alam elected IOCINDIO's chairperson
Rear admiral (Retd) Md Khurshed Alam, secretary (maritime affairs unit) at the the foreign ministry, has been elected as the chairperson of the IOC Regional Committee for the Central Indian Ocean ...
19 May 2021, 21:24