Q. Which Indian wildlife activist has won the 2017 Whitley Awards?
Answer of this question "Which Indian wildlife activist has won the 2017 Whitley Awards?", here are 4 choices for this question : Sanjay Gubbi, Naresh Kadyan, Aruna Sabhane, Shahriar Kabir. Answer Is "Sanjay Gubbi".
Sanjay Gubbi of Karnataka and Dr. Purnima Barman of Assam have won the prestigious 2017 Whitley Award, popularly known as Green Oscars, for their efforts in wildlife conservation. Ms. Barman has won the award for creating an all-female network to save the Greater Adjutant stork, known in India as Hargila, and its wetland habitat in Assam, while Mr. Gubbi has been awarded for his work to protect tiger corridors in Karnataka. Each of the winners will receive 35,000 pounds prize money in project funding over one year. The Whitley Fund for Nature is a UK-based charity that works to highlight grassroots leaders in nature conservation across the developing world.