User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Protection :: Legislation
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MBB fails to constitute prescibed number of BMCs 5.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
MBB fails to constitute prescibed number of BMCs
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Dozens Of Koalas In Australia Killed After Loggers Bulldoze Plantation 3.2.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Dozens of koalas have been euthanized and some 80 more are being treated for injuries and starvation after their habitat was logged, prompting an Australian government investigation Monday.
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CRA underscores roles of wetlands 2.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
CRA underscores roles of wetlands
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2 Leopards, Sloth Bears Die In Accident Near Maharashtra Factory 1.2.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Two leopards and two sloth bears were killed on Saturday after coming in contact with live wire in the core area of the Ordnance Factory Chanda in Maharashtra's Chandrapur district, a senior official...
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Tiger Hunting 29.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The situation is aghasting that within 28 days of this months of January 6 tiger were killed by the hunters. The big cats were shot dead, poisoned and electrocuted. Once the Madhya Pradesh had a name and fame in the country tiger protection and increase in numbers in its wild life sanctuary. The Kanha-Kisli tiger reserve is of international fame. But now the situation in reverse. Since the year 2016 whopping 61 tiger were killed in the state. Before 2016 in 2015 about 30 tiger deaths were recorded some on natural cause. In the year 2014 there were 308 tigers on the count in the state and effort were intensified put the Madhya Pradesh at the top among the states in number of tigers. However now the tiger deaths in state indicating towards the alarming situation in it. Around capital Bhopal the tigers are coming upto outskirts and the hunter are also active to pray them. Measures should to be taken to bring a new law with heavy punishment to the tiger hunting. Smuggling on their different organs have ...
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In India, almost 30% of land classified as ‘forest area’ has no green cover 27.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
What are the implications of tagging such land ‘recorded forest area without forest cover’?
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Rescuer opens home to baby flying foxes orphaned by Australian bushfires 26.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Janine Davies lifts out a three-week-old baby flying fox from its makeshift home of a towel draped over a rack in her bathroom and gently feeds it milk using a tiny bottle.
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Tiger Hunting 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The situation is aghasting that within 28 days of this months of January 6 tiger were killed by the hunters. The big cats were shot dead, poisoned and electrocuted. Once the Madhya Pradesh had a name and fame in the country tiger protection and increase in numbers in its wild life sanctuary. The Kanha-Kisli tiger reserve is of international fame. But now the situation in reverse. Since the year 2016 whopping 61 tiger were killed in the state. Before 2016 in 2015 about 30 tiger deaths were recorded some on natural cause. In the year 2014 there were 308 tigers on the count in the state and effort were intensified put the Madhya Pradesh at the top among the states in number of tigers. However now the tiger deaths in state indicating towards the alarming situation in it. Around capital Bhopal the tigers are coming upto outskirts and the hunter are also active to pray them. Measures should to be taken to bring a new law with heavy punishment to the tiger hunting. Smuggling on their different organs have ...
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A rare study maps the changing nature of coral reefs off Tamil Nadu’s coast 24.1.2020 Scroll.in
The impact of climate change on corals is widely known, but very few studies have been conducted in India.
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Govt asked to rescind move on CTPS, waste management facility 23.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Govt asked to rescind move on CTPS, waste management facility
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UK's Prince Charles says climate change is humanity's greatest threat 22.1.2020 Reuters: Top News
Britain's Prince Charles said on Wednesday that global warming and climate change are the greatest threats humanity has faced, calling on business leaders in Davos to act now to create a sustainable economic future.
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India’s guidelines on wetlands will allow states to decide what counts as prohibited activities 22.1.2020 Scroll.in
An estimated 4.63% of the country’s geographical area is made up of wetlands.
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Why Modi government’s LPG scheme has failed to take off in Odisha’s forest-dependent villages 21.1.2020 Scroll.in
Around 75% of the residents of one village have received an LPG connection. But only 5% refill it regularly.
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How growing consumerism in India, China and the US is harming primate habitats across the world 18.1.2020 Scroll.in
The global demand for goods such as palm oil and rubber puts enormous pressure on environmental resources.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Greens oppose project in Hesaraghatta grasslands | Bollards again on bus lane | Govt apathy in child abuse cases..and more 11.1.2020 Citizen Matters
Environmentalists are protesting the state government's revived plan to build a film city, apparently on Hesaraghatta grasslands. Read more on what else happened in the city this week, in our roundup
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Tiger Hunting 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The situation is aghasting that within 28 days of this months of January 6 tiger were killed by the hunters. The big cats were shot dead, poisoned and electrocuted. Once the Madhya Pradesh had a name and fame in the country tiger protection and increase in numbers in its wild life sanctuary. The Kanha-Kisli tiger reserve is of international fame. But now the situation in reverse. Since the year 2016 whopping 61 tiger were killed in the state. Before 2016 in 2015 about 30 tiger deaths were recorded some on natural cause. In the year 2014 there were 308 tigers on the count in the state and effort were intensified put the Madhya Pradesh at the top among the states in number of tigers. However now the tiger deaths in state indicating towards the alarming situation in it. Around capital Bhopal the tigers are coming upto outskirts and the hunter are also active to pray them. Measures should to be taken to bring a new law with heavy punishment to the tiger hunting. Smuggling on their different organs have ...
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What Australia’s bushfires mean for the country’s most enduring tourism icon – the Koala 7.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
A study suggests that koala tourism is worth at least AUD 3.2 billion to the Australian economy and accounts for 30,000 jobs.
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2 Cops Among 7 Arrested With Leopard Skins In Chhattisgarh: Police 4.1.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Seven people, including two policemen, were arrested and four leopard skins seized from them in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Friday, officials said.
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In Odisha, a coal mining project has undone years of tree-conservation efforts in one fell swoop 3.1.2020 Scroll.in
In Talabira village, a green expanse has been replaced by a checkerboard of tree stubs.
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Forest Minister clarifies on ISFR 2019 3.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Forest Minister clarifies on ISFR 2019
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