User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Biodiversity Threats
Last updated: Jun 23 2019 16:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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India has set an example in achieving its Nationally Determined Contributions: Union Environment Minister 16.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Acknowledging the importance of urban environmental management for improving quality of life in cities, the Environment Ministers of BRICS countries today, agreed to work together to resolve the multifaceted environmental issues faced by BRICS cities.
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Until the world cuts emissions from agriculture and forestry, climate change goals can’t be reached 12.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A UN report found about 25%-30% of food globally is lost or wasted. Reducing this can significantly lower emissions, and ease pressure on agricultural systems.
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Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary: Gurudwara Panel Gives Saplings As "Prasad" 11.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Delhi Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) is distributing saplings as "prasad" and promoting tree plantation in educational institutions to mark the 550th birth anniversary year of Guru Nanak...
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Youths from Eastern Himalayan region meets and discussed on Climate Change 11.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Youths from Eastern Himalayan region meets and discussed on Climate Change
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Thirsty city tantrums: How Bengaluru’s thirst for water is felt 400 km away 9.8.2019 Citizen Matters
To satiate Bengaluru's unending thirst, water has been diverted from many rivers, including those from the Western Ghats. But these projects are starving local populations of water, and destroying ecosystems
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Climate Change, Overfishing Influences Mercury Accumulation In Fish: Study 9.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
This seminal work has been published in the August 2019 issue of the prestigious international peer-review journal Nature.
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How we manage land today holds the key to addressing climate change 9.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Land is a critical resource and under pressure from humans and climate change, but it could also be a part of the solution, says latest IPCC report.
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U.N. flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming 8.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity, a United Nations report on the effects of climate change concluded.
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Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei 5.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei
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Why is one in every six Bangladeshis undernourished despite a staple diet of fish? 4.8.2019 Scroll.in
The increased consumption of cheap, protein-poor farm-fish is limiting the country’s ability to overcome malnutrition among the poor.
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Both Kodagu and Kerala are fighting off an invasion of giant snails – but only one has found success 4.8.2019 Scroll.in
The foreign pest, which is thought to have arrived in India through trade routes, devours tender leaves and stems, completely destroying plants.
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Planting trees is a good idea, but not everywhere – especially not in grasslands 3.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Adding trees can alter how grassy ecosystems function.
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Vice President asks Foresters to deal with challenges thrown up by climate change; 2.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon Forest Officers across the country to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills to deal with challenges thrown up by climate change and loss of biodiversity.
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The rise in India’s tiger population is only half the story. The other half is less rosy 30.7.2019 Scroll.in
A fourth of India’s tigers lived outside protected areas in 2015, a situation made worse by encroachments.
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Meet the guardian angel of Mumbai’s defence against climate change 30.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Seema Adgaonkar, one of the four Range Forest Officers at the Mumbai Mangrove Conservation Unit until recently, has been guarding the city’s vital mangroves that act as a natural barrier against sea level rise and coastal flooding.
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Blog: India's Great News For The World - More Tigers 29.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The tiger as an umbrella species stands as the symbol of protection of our ecological future.
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Earth's 2019 'Budget' Of Natural Resources Spent By Today: Report 29.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Mankind will have used up its allowance of natural resources such as water, soil and clean air for all of 2019 by Monday, a report said.
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One woman’s dogged campaign to protect Mumbai’s mangroves 28.7.2019 Scroll.in
A former range officer at the Mumbai Mangrove Conservation Unit, Seema Adgaonkar has been preventing illegal encroachments and planting new saplings.
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Over 200 Reindeer Found Dead In Norway, Researchers Blame Climate Change 27.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Researchers have found more than 200 reindeer that died of hunger on Norway's Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, public broadcaster NRK reported on Saturday.
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How an unexpected crash in sardine stocks pushed India to regulate the fishing industry 25.7.2019 Scroll.in
The sudden sense of responsibility didn’t just arise from an emergency. Seafood exporters have to increasingly fulfil responsible-sourcing requirements.
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