Three Organizations Team Up to Save The Snakes in South India

Save The Snakes Founding Partner, the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society, recently conducted an interactive program about snake conservation and the global snakebite crisis at the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park in Visakhapatnam. The event was jointly organized by the Andhra Pradesh Forest Department and the Madras Crocodile Bank. The event was honored to have legendary RomContinue reading Three Organizations Team Up to Save The Snakes in South India

Snake Awareness and Rescue Training Held for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

Save The Snakes Founding Partner, the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society, recently held their first snake awareness and rescue training for the Forest Department staff of Andhra Pradesh. The program was a huge success! From the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society: “Andhra Pradesh Forest Department organized the first ever snake awareness and rescue training program for itsContinue reading Snake Awareness and Rescue Training Held for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

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Snake Awareness and Rescue Training begins for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

A new collaborative effort is taking place for snake conservation in South India! Beginning in April, Save The Snakes Founding Partner, the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society, will begin training the Forest Department staff of Andhra Pradesh about snake awareness and rescue. From the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society: “We understand the fact that working closely withContinue reading Snake Awareness and Rescue Training begins for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

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Hook-nosed Sea Snake Awareness Campaign in Andhra Pradesh

In early April, the Save The Snakes team visited a coastal village in central Andhra Pradesh where local people have a tendency to kill hook-nosed sea snakes when they become entangled in their fishing nets. As part of our on-going snake conservation campaign, we organized an awareness program in the village to enlighten them onContinue reading Hook-nosed Sea Snake Awareness Campaign in Andhra Pradesh