mugger crocodile

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  • Iran’s remarkable biodiversity museum 2021-02-21 18:10

    Iran’s remarkable biodiversity museum

    TEHRAN – The richest and most important biodiversity museum of Iran has been set up in the Department of Environment (DOE), which exhibits extinct native species such as Persian lion and Caspian tiger, as well as rare species of Asiatic cheetah, mugger crocodile, bustard, grouse, and Asian black bear.

  • Mugger crocodile breeding an untapped potential in southern Iran 2020-08-30 18:40

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Mugger crocodile breeding an untapped potential in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – Mugger crocodile breeding is one of the new economic projects in Chabahar port that can bring employment prosperity while preserving the environment in the southeastern region.

  • Mitigating potential flood-induced human-crocodile conflicts in Iran’s Sistan and Baluchestan Province 2020-04-04 18:24

    By Jamshid Parchizadeh and Jerrold L. Belant

    Mitigating potential flood-induced human-crocodile conflicts in Iran’s Sistan and Baluchestan Province

    The Vulnerable mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris) is native to southeastern Iran where about 350 individuals occur in the Bahukalat Protected Area in Sistan and Baluchestan Province.

  • Private ownership of marsh crocodiles outlawed 2019-07-09 21:24

    Private ownership of marsh crocodiles outlawed

    TEHRAN – Iran has banned the private ownership of marsh crocodiles and any violators would be fined or imprisoned, Fars news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Marsh crocodiles in good condition in Iran 2018-09-09 17:20

    Marsh crocodiles in good condition in Iran

    TEHRAN - The population of marsh crocodiles is rising in Iran, as some 400 of them have been spotted in the country so far, YJC quoted Hamid Zohrabi, deputy environment chief for natural environment and biodiversity directorate, as saying on Friday.