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Snow leopards bring education to Basha valley girls

June 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Until a decade ago, the only snow leopard a resident of Pakistan’s Basha Valley wanted to see was a dead one. But today the endangered big cat has brought education to their homes, especially to their daughters. Tanya Rosen, a snow leopard conservationist, was on one of her expeditions in [...]

The secret behind the remarkable success of snow leopard conservation in Pakistan

June 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Many Pakistanis perhaps do not know that there are snow leopards in Pakistan’s northern mountains, mainly in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) region. Moreover, it is little known that the snow leopard population is in perpetual conflict with farmers who live in these mountains too. Snow leopards frequently kill domestic goats and sheep [...]

Skardu: International Snow Leopard Day marked

January 14th, 2019|Categories: Snow leopard|

SKARDU (PR) – The Baltistan Wildlife Conservation and Development Organization (BWCDO) organized and celebrated International Snow Leopard Day in Basha Valley Shigar Baltistan, in collaboration with various schools in Basha, the Education, Forest and Wildlife Departments, Iqra Fund, and the local community. Each year BWCDO celebrates this event. The first [...]

Baltistan Wildlife Conservation, Development Organization celebrates Snow Leopard Day in Basha Valley

January 14th, 2019|Categories: Snow leopard|

SKARDU: (PR) The Baltistan Wildlife Conservation and Development Organization (BWCDO) organized and celebrated International Snow Leopard Day in Basha Valley Shigar Baltistan, in collaboration with various schools in Basha, the Education, Forest and Wildlife Departments, Iqra Fund, and the local community. Each year BWCDO celebrates this event with full zeal and [...]