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May 22, 2021

Nations Trust Bank Extends Partnership with WNPS for the 5th Consecutive Year

Continuing its commitment to environmental stewardship, Nations Trust Bank recently renewed its partnership with the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS). The Bank signed an agreement to become the sole sponsor of WNPS’s publications – ‘LORIS’, ‘Warana/Varanam’ biannual magazines and ‘The Jungle Telegraph’ quarterly newsletter in addition to funding the organization’s Monthly Lecture series.

May 22, 2021

Aiding biodiversity conservation through weather condition monitoring

The Wildlife & Nature Protection Society (WNPS) partnered with Wildlife Conservation Society of Galle
(WCSG) in sponsoring a solar electrical system for the Station, which will be the main energy source for
all activities.

Apr 03, 2021

WNPS Yala Bungalow: Renovated and reopened

Re-live the magic of Yala at the Society Bungalow at Palatupana, now renovated with wheelchair access.
solar power, ceiling and pedestal fans and refrigeration.

Mar 31, 2021

Hemas to assist with Mangrove restoration

Hemas Consumer recently collaborated with the Wildlife & Nature Protection Society (WNPS) to restore the mangrove ecosystem at the Anawilundawa wetlands.

Mar 31, 2021

AN ELEPHANT DEAD ON EVERY DAY; EXTINCTION MAY NOT BE THAT FAR AWAY!

As reported in the media on the 25 th of March, the Secretary to the Ministry of Wildlife and Forest
Conservation announced that 83 wild elephants had been killed in as many days. As at the 29 th of March, and as per media reports, this number has now risen to 87. These are the number of carcasses that have been counted. Others may have crawled into the depths of the jungles to die, far away from the prying eyes of their tormentors.