Tag Archives: Wildlife

. (Birds; victims of careless garbage dumping by us humans. Pix by Sumith Bandara) Reckless disposal of garbage in our localities can put precious bird life in peril as two recent incidents showed.Wildlife specialists are appealing to Sri Lankans to be a lot more considerate after rescuing two species of bird that endured the horrors […]

LB Finance PLC’s CSR project to distribute wildlife jackets continued to its sixth destination, the famous and majestic Hakgala gardens. LB Finance strives to carry forward its vision to protect Sri Lankan natural treasures and set an example for all Sri Lankan companies Source  30/06/2016 Daily FT : http://www.ft.lk/article/558201/LB-Finance-distributes-wildlife-jackets-at-Hakgala-Gardens#sthash.o47yr0a6.dpuf

“Thilina Gamage” is a pleasant young non-controversial magistrate, who was charged under the Public Property Act for rearing a baby elephant valued at Rs.6.9 million allegedly without a valid licence. It is also alleged that he has been evading Courts awaiting the outcome of his application for anticipatory bail. His defence is said to be […]

Sri Lankan biodiversity enthusiasts will hold an ‘Expert Session’ in view of World Environment Day, which falls on 5 June, to discuss ways and means of tackling ‘Illegal Trade in Wildlife’. ‘The Expert Session,’ which will be conducted on 9 June, is conducted jointly by the Biodiversity Sri Lanka, the Environmental Professionals of Sri Lanka […]