Great Indian bustard - Gene hope in bustard revival outside Rajasthan - Telegraph India

Unique gene sequences would enrich the gene pool available for India’s conservation breeding efforts underway in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. Gujarat has less than six bustards, while Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka together have fewer than 10 bustards. Scientists have estimated India has lost over 90 per cent of its bustard population over the past 50 years.
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