World Environment Day
Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen graced an event to commemorate World Environment Day, which is observed globally on June 5 every year. Her Majesty launched 4…

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The National Environment Commission Secretariat as the national focal agency to Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) organized a two day national stakeholder consultation workshop from 18-19th August, 2021…
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Asiatic Golden Cat (Catopuma temminckii) is one of the widely distributed wildcat species in Bhutan from lower subtropics to areas above 3,000m. It is one of the largest of all the other small cats…
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Three new species of moths discovered from Bhutan by Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research, Inchoen National University (South Korea) and the Naturalis Biodiversity Center (The…
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Euaspa motokii, Koiwaya, 2002, a newly recorded butterfly species from Bhutan. Its known distribution range extended from Kachin State of Myanmar to eastern Arunachal Pradesh and is now further extended to the…
The Samtse Forest Division recently recorded the first sighting of an adult male tiger at an altitude of 2,775 meters above sea level (mass)
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Samtse forest division recently recorded the first sighting of an adult male tiger in a remote camera trap at an altitude of 2,775 meters above sea level (masl). The officiating chief forestry officer, Sonam…