Executive Narendra Modi on August 15, 2020, declared that the middle has been wanting to dispatch Project Lion and Project Dolphin to reproduce the achievement of Project Tiger.
The activities will be propelled by the focal government for the biodiversity preservation of these species. PM Modi educated about these activities in his Independence Day Speech 2020.
It was additionally educated that Project dolphin will concentrate on both the ocean and stream dolphins which will likewise give a lift to biodiversity and will make business openings. This will likewise turn into a focal point of fascination for the travel industry.
PM Modi reports Projects for lion and dolphins:
Head administrator Modi in his Independence Day discourse featured the duty to the preservation and advancement of biodiversity and referenced that India is one of only a handful not many nations where backwoods spread has been growing.
He further included that the Project Lion and Project Dolphin has been effectively conveyed forward. While featuring the expansion in the Tiger populace in India, he educated that under Project Lion, the work on the framework for the security and assurance of Indian Lions will be embraced.
About Asiatic Lions and Gangetic Dolphins:
Asiatic Lions have been restricted to Gir National Park and its general surroundings in Gujarat's Saurashtra.
The Gujarat Forest Department in June 2020 had proposed their populace to be expanded by 29%-523 out of 2015 to 674 of every 2020. The division additionally educated that the appropriation region regarding lions in Saurashtra has been expanded by 36%. In 2015, it was 22,000 sqkm which has now gone to 30,000 sqkm. Specialists have likewise been requiring the reintroduction of the species outside Gujarat for the drawn out preservation of the Asiatic Lions.
The Gangetic Dolphin is one of those pointer animal groups whose status gives data on the general state of the environment. They additionally give the status of different species in that environment, for the Ganga Ecosystem as they are incredibly helpless against the adjustments in water quality and stream.
Gangetic Dolphin has likewise been sorted as imperiled on the International Union for the Conservation of Nature Red List.