Earth Our Home Too : List of endangered Animals in India

CRITICALLY ENDANGERED SPECIES Birds White-bellied Heron (Ardea insignis) Great Indian Bustard (Ardeotis nigriceps) Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti) Baer's Pochard (Aythya baeri) Spoon-billed Sandpiper (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus) Siberian Crane (Grus leucogeranus) White-rumped Vulture (Gyps bengalensis) Indian Vulture (Gyps indicus) Slender-billed Vulture (Gyps tenuirostris) Bengal Florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis) Himalayan Quail (Ophrysia superciliosa) Jerdon's Courser (Rhinoptilus bitorquatus) Pink-headed Duck (Rhodonessa caryophyllacea) Red-headed Vulture (Sarcogyps calvus) Sociable Lapwing (Vanellus gregarius) Fish Knifetooth sawfish (Anoxypristis cuspidata) Pondicherry... Continue Reading →

Earth our Home too : Turtles

Turtles are reptiles of the order Chelonii or Testudines characterised by a special bony or cartilaginous shell developed from their ribs and acting as a shield. The scientific term turtle embraces the species known in general usage as tortoises, sea turtles and terrapins as well as all turtles, which term is commonly used to refer... Continue Reading →

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