11 January, 2020
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Syllabus subtopic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment
Prelims and Mains focus: About the waterbird census in CWS; About Indian skimmer; IUCN
News: The annual bird census will commence in the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) and surrounding wetlands in the Godavari mangrove cover on the east coast from Saturday.
About the census
About the Indian Skimmer
About IUCN red list of threatened species:
The IUCN Red List Categories:
Source: The Hindu
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