In association with
Logo Logo Logo

Six Himalayan Bluesheep and Himalayan Tahr killed in Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve

BAGLUNG: Six Himalayan bluesheep and three Himalayan Tahrs have been killed by trophy hunters in Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve, Nepal in the second wildlife hunting season this year.
The Reserve office had issued permission for hunting 10 Himalayan Bluesheep and four Himalayan Tahr in the second hunting season. However, the wildlife hunting companies could kill six bluesheep and three Tahrs.
Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve is the only hunting reserve in the country established in 1987. It is spread on an area of 1,325 square kilometers in the Dhawalagiri mountain range in western Nepal. It adjoins Rukum, Myagdi and Baglung districts.
The hunting companies had paid revenue in the range Rs 1.3 million and one thousand to Rs 1.3 million and 51 thousand per one Himalayan Bluesheep and Rs 1.3 million one thousand to Rs 1.3 million and 50 thousand per one Himalayan Tahr to the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Reserve as hunting royalty this season.
The Department had issued permission for hunting to six hunting companies this season.

(File Photo: Himalayan bluesheep in Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve.)

Comment here !
Related News

By Krishna Sapkota, KATHMANDU:- Approximately 53% households have lost their jobs and 40% of them lost both jobs and other

LONDON,(ANI):- Queen Elizabeth II will meet US President Joe Biden at Windsor Castle on June 13, Buckingham Palace announced on

CHITWAN:- Count of an endangered wildlife species Gaur, locally known as Gauri Gai, has been put off in Chitwan National

MONTREAL, (AFP):- Canada flew its flags at half-mast Sunday in mourning for 215 children whose remains were discovered on the