Q Why is it in News ?
A India lost more than 95% of its vulture population through the 1990s and by the mid-2000s. Today, the country requires urgent conservation efforts to save vultures from becoming extinct.
Q What are some details about vultures ?
Q What is role played by vultures in ecosystem ?
Q What are factors responsible for decline in future population ?
Q What Steps have been taken to conserve Vultures ?
Q What can be Way Forward ?
A Awareness and action must go hand in hand. With International Vulture Awareness Day coming up on September 4, it is important for us to spread awareness about the importance of vultures in our ecosystem.