ESCAMP Safegurds documents could be found in the department's website. Documents can be downloaded by visiting the webpage "Projects (ESCAMP)" found in the main menu.
Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife Hon. Mr. Gamini Jayawickrama Perera handed over the appointment letter to a woman wildlife guard. 139 new wildlife guards received their appointment letters by the Hon. Minister at the Department of Wildlife Conservation.
Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife Hon. Mr. Gamini Jayawickrama Perera declared opened Handagiriya Entrance at Udawalawa National Park on 30th October 2015.
The inauguration of the workshop was held with participation of Honorable Gamini Jayawikrama Perera Minister Sustainable Development and Wildlife, on 20th Oct 2015 at the King’s Court, Hotel Cinnamon lakeside, Colombo from 9.30 to 10.00 am.
The GEF Dugong and Seagrass Project will enhance the effectiveness of conservation efforts for dugongs and their seagrass ecosystem across the Indian and Pacific Ocean basins.
The incident where a group of drunken motorcyclists disrupting the wildlife in Paluwaddana in Kaudulla National Park on 03rd of October.
This is to notify that Department of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) has taken following actions against them.
Nine persons and five motor cycles were taken into the custody by the officials of DWC and Minneriya Police Station.
After producing them to Higurakgoda Magistrate on 15th October, the accused were released on bail till next hearings date on 12 January 2016.
Officers of the Kaudulla National park have taken steps to strengthen the enforcement activities under the provisions of Fauna and Flora Protection Ordinance in Order to eliminate the occurrences of future incidents.