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  • Asiatic lion in Eram Zoo 2019-05-10 21:59

    No plans for reintroduction of Asiatic lion: DOE official

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Department of Environment (DOE) has no specific plans for reintroduction of Asiatic lion into the wild for the time being, Majid Kharrazian-Moqaddam, director of the wildlife conservation and management at the DOE, has said.

  • Asiatic lion to return to Iran after 80 years 2019-05-10 19:03

    Photo: Babak Borzouyeh

    Return to motherland: Asiatic lion to return to Iran after 80 years

    Eram Zoo in Tehran is now home to the Asiatic Lion, which has been extinct in the country for almost 80 years. The last remaining Asiatic lion was sighted about 80 years ago in Iran. Before and after the Islamic Revolution (1979) Iran made attempts to bring back Asiatic lion to Iran, but Indians did not cooperate.

  • Return to motherland: Asiatic lion to return to Iran after 80 years 2019-04-30 20:56

    Return to motherland: Asiatic lion to return to Iran after 80 years

    TEHRAN — Tehran Zoological Garden, also known as Eram Zoo, will be home to Asiatic lion, which was extinct in the country for almost 80 years, a veterinarian at Eram Zoo has said.

  • Persian fallow deer delivers twins at Tehran zoo 2017-04-27 13:33

    Persian fallow deer delivers twins at Tehran zoo

    TEHRAN — A Persian fallow deer living in captivity at Tehran Zoological Garden, also known as Eram Zoo, gave birth to twins for the first time in Iran, IRIB reported on Wednesday.