Inauguration of Various Programmes

Kerala Forest & Wildlife Department and Kerala Lalithakala Academy are jointly conducting a 3 days camp at Munnar forest areas with famous photographers. Kerala forest department is implementing some programmes in association with HREW & EPA, MEWS, SPCA,...

Huge rush as Eravikulam National Park Opens

A large inflow of tourists is expected once the National Park, the most sought-after destination in Munnar region, opens. On an average, 2,000 tourists would turn up at the National Park every day. It wont be less than 1,500 a day. The tourists started making...

French tourist held for pitching tent at national park

A French national has been arrested by wildlife officials for allegedly trespassing and pitching a tent at Eravikulam National Park in Idukki district in Kerala. Forty four-year-old Ludovic Rebillard, a software engineer, was remanded to 14 days of judicial custody by...

New species of frog found in Eravikulam National Park

Scientists have discovered a new bright reddish-orange-coloured frog with multiple glands and extremely short limbs from the highest mountain peak of the Western Ghats. The newly discovered species, located in the Eravikulam National Park, is restricted to less than...