User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Biodiversity Threats
Last updated: Oct 21 2017 19:53 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Why is it difficult to clean up the Ganga? 21.10.2017 Hindu: Energy & Environment
How polluted is the river?Coursing about 2,500 km, the Ganga is the longest river within India’s borders. Its basin constitutes 26% of the country’s land mass (8,61,404 sq. km.) and supports 43% of In...
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Cat on the roof of the world 20.10.2017 HBL: Home
The key to Asia’s water security, the elusive snow leopard is bringing hostile nations together for its conservation
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Environmental scientist Schellnhuber receives Blue Planet Prize 19.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Tokyo [Japan], Oct.19 : The world's most prestigious award for pioneers in environmental science was given to Hans Joachim Schellnhuber this week in Tokyo.
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India’s methane emissions stable: study 18.10.2017 BusinessLine - News
A group of researchers have concluded that there has been no increase in the levels of methane emissions in India between 2010 and 2015. This is the first time that an independent assessment of India...
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'Future smart foods can promote nutrition security in the Himalayas' 18.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
With climate change a reality and the latest Global Hunger Index revealing a horrific scenario for the world's mountain people in developing countries in South Asia, including India, promoting genetic plant diversity in the mountains can be one important step to battle food insecurity.
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Can we look forward to clean lakes in Coimbatore? 16.10.2017 Hindu: Home
If the Smart City initiative of restoring eight lakes is successful, it can transform the environment of Coimbatore. The clean up will start with Selvachinthamani, Periyakulam and Vaalankulam
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Can we look forward to clean lakes? 16.10.2017 Hindu: Life & Style
If the Smart City initiative of restoring eight lakes is successful, it can transform the environment of Coimbatore. The clean up will start with Selvachinthamani, Periyakulam and Vaalankulam
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Scaly world out there 14.10.2017 Hindu: Home
October 21 is Reptile Awareness Day. This year, get to know the different types of reptiles, their habitats, and the threats they face.
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Pressure on aquatic ecosystem 14.10.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Introduction of invasive alien fish species has depleted the aquatic biodiversity of the State
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Kerala battling an alien invasion 14.10.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Invasive species pose a threat to the State’s biodiversity, including extinction of native flora and fauna and changes in hydrology and ecosystem
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Threat to wildlife sanctuaries too 14.10.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Wild growth of invasive plants in the sanctuaries could lead to food shortage for herbivores
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Pomfret in October, mackerel in March 13.10.2017 Hindu: S & T
A new initiative that helps you consume seafood ‘responsibly’
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Starfish, anemones protect ecosystems from climate change 12.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], October 12 : Limpets, mainly starfish, anemones, mussels, barnacles and seaweed are important to help ecosystems survive the global warming, finds a recent study, which offers some hope for a defence strategy against the climate change.
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Grasslands for the tiger 11.10.2017 FrontLine: Home
In an extremely anthropogenic landscape, it has become important to launch a habitat and prey-base restoration programme for recovery of tiger numbers in India across a wide range of wildlife ecosystems. By RAKESH SHUKLA
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US takes formal step to repeal Obama's power plant rule 11.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took a formal step to repeal measures put in place by former U.S. President Barack Obama that would limit greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.
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New policy to set up ‘climate-proof’ villages in State 11.10.2017 Hindu: News
To focus on vulnerable districts
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Climate change drives snow leopards to edge, increases man-animal conflict 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In the highlands of Ladakh, as snow began to melt at the end of a long winter, a cold April night saw an unusual occurrence -- a single "shan" or snow leopard killing 49 goats and sheep in Meru village, about 70 km from here.
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US to announce repeal of Obama's clean power plan 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Scott Pruitt, head of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), said he will on Tuesday formally announce a repeal of the Clean Power Plan, a signature effort by former US President Barack Obama to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
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US to announce repeal of clean power plan 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The US government on Tuesday will formally announce a repeal of the Clean Power Plan, a signature effort by former US President Barack Obama to curb greenhouse gas emissions, the media reported.
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Can’t the Brow Antlered deer be saved from extinction? 9.10.2017 Kangla Online
Can’t the Brow Antlered deer be saved from extinction?
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