User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Deforestation
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CM launches Nambul rejuvenation project 10.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM launches Nambul rejuvenation project
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CM launches project on 'rejuvenation and conservation of Nambul river' 10.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM launches project on 'rejuvenation and conservation of Nambul river'
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Poland defies green activists, EU with Baltic canal project 4.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Poland is pressing ahead with plans to dig a waterway across a narrow strip of land that separates its main eastern coastline from the Baltic Sea despite concerns among activists and in the European Union that it could damage the environment.
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Loktak won't survive sans collective efforts: CM 27.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Loktak won't survive sans collective efforts: CM
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The Daily Fix: Supreme Court’s order on evicting forest dwellers could hollow out Forest Rights Act 22.2.2019 Scroll.in
The law was meant to correct ‘historic injustice’. But its aims have been frustrated by shoddy implementation and intransigent governments.
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Peru launches crackdown on illegal gold mining in Amazon 20.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Peru on Tuesday launched a drive to eliminate illegal gold mining in one of the Amazon's most biodiverse corners, sending 1,500 police and military officers to a region that has suffered rising deforestation from wildcat mining.
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Disaster Management Training Program conducted 17.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Disaster Management Training Program conducted
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Factbox: New systems pinpoint palm oil deforestation in real time, almost 11.2.2019 Reuters: Money News
Satellite imaging has been used to spot deforestation in areas of palm oil cultivation for years, but obtaining the images was expensive and they often took months to arrive to end users.
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Five maps that reveal the world’s remaining wilderness 1.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Zooming in on deforestation and other wild habitat loss can help us work out how best to protect wilderness.
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Olympics: NGOs say Tokyo 2020 falling short on timber sustainability 31.1.2019 Reuters: Sports News
Seven environmental non-government organisations (NGOs), including the Rainforest Action Network, have accused Tokyo 2020 Olympic organisers of failing to end the use of timber associated with rainforest destruction and human rights abuses.
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In Kashmir, there is another conflict around human settlements – and it involves wild animals 27.1.2019 Scroll.in
Since 2006, at least 228 people have died in the man-animal conflict in the Valley alone.
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Supermodel Bundchen responds to Brazil's farm minister in Amazon spat 17.1.2019 Reuters: Hollywood News
A high-profile dispute between supermodel Gisele Bundchen and Brazil's agriculture minister over deforestation escalated this week, coming as activists worry about new President Jair Bolsonaro's environmental policies.
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More Than Half The World's Coffee Varieties Face "Extinction Risk" 17.1.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Three in five species of wild coffee are at risk of extinction as a deadly mix of climate change, disease and deforestation puts the future of the world's favourite beverage in jeopardy, new research...
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To meet climate change targets, India must enable Adivasis to conserve its natural forests 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Preserving natural forests is a far more effective method of reducing carbon dioxide emissions than growing plantations.
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A ground-level analysis of forest loss in Eastern Ghats sheds new light on the role of buffer zones 12.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The researchers suggest that existing roads in the buffer forests should not be widened.
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An illustration project retraces how the 1962 China war and peace shaped an Arunachal Pradesh forest 11.1.2019 Scroll.in
A team has traced the emotional and personal links of two of India’s indigenous tribes to what is now a protected area through their memories.
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Rampant growth of polluting brick kilns has made Jharkhand’s quaint McCluskieganj town a death trap 2.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Rising pollution, depleting ground water levels has made parts of the town almost unlivable for some residents.
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Diphu bodies demand CBI probe into KAAC anomalies 26.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Diphu bodies demand CBI probe into KAAC anomalies
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Awareness on conservation of forest held at FEEDS, Hengbung 20.12.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Awareness on conservation of forest held at FEEDS, Hengbung
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Encroachment, deforestation adding to man-elephant conflict 17.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Encroachment, deforestation adding to man-elephant conflict
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