User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Biodiversity Threats
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FEATURE-Mangrove-planting drones on a mission to restore Myanmar delta 21.8.2017 DNA: Evolutions
By Thin Lei Win BANGKOK, Aug 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - F ast-dwindling mangroves in Myanmar's low-lying Ayeyarwady Delta, ravaged by decades of deforestation and conversion of land for agriculture and aquaculture, could find an unlikely saviour - drones.
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Indian shrimp to replace exotic species 21.8.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Native species is being promoted under the ‘Make In India’ programme
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Plan on climate change to be implemented 18.8.2017 Hindu: National
Rainfall deficit triggers concern: MLA
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Rare species of endangered white-letter hairstreak butterfly spotted in Scotland after 133 years 18.8.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
The rare species of the endangered white-letter hairstreak butterfly was last recorded sighting in 1884, as per media reports.
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Gharial recruits: learn hunting to face for wild battles 18.8.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Flashbay Partners With the WILD Foundation and Kayapo Project to Promote Paperless Working 17.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
LONDON, August 17, 2017 : Flashbay, industry leader in promotional technology products, is joining forces with the WILD Foundation and Kayapo Project to support the conservation efforts of the Kayapo territory.
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TN deploying artificial reefs to save sinking islands 17.8.2017 BusinessLine - News
Sinking islands may become a reality with sea level rise and climate change in decades to come. Tamil Nadu has hit upon a novel idea to protect such islands on its coast – deployment of artificial re...
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Govt to prepare project report for coastal devpt 14.8.2017 TOI: Goa
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Environment Minister launches Gaj Yatra to mark World Elephant Day 2017 13.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Aug 12: Union Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, launched 'Gaj Yatra' here today, a nationwide campaign to protect elephants on the occasion of World Elephant Day. The campaign is planned to cover 12 elephant range states.
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Environment Minister launches ‘Gaj Yatra’ to mark World Elephant Day 2017 12.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Union Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, launched ‘Gaj Yatra’ here today, a nationwide campaign to protect elephants on the occasion of World Elephant Day.
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'Loss of biodiversity greater threat than climate change' 11.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The threat to humanity posed by the loss of biodiversity is as great or even greater than that posed by climate change, a Mexican biologist said.
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2016 surpasses 2015 as hottest year on record globally in 137 years: US government report 11.8.2017 Zee News : Science and Technology
Global surface temperature was also the highest on record.
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Sarvodaya, the solution to the ills of capitalism and socialism 9.8.2017 Hindu: Home
We are in an age where bioregionalism has become crucial. It is time the natural world is allowed to determine the economic and social life of human communities.
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Shrimp farms threatening Pichavaram forest 9.8.2017 Hindu: Athletics
More and more canals being dug; farms drawing water from creek and release chemicals, endangering marine life
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In this park, trees turn into billboards for CM’s visit 9.8.2017 Hindu: Cities
Despite the BBMP’s stated support to the Kill Bill campaign, banners with photographs of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and other Congress leaders flooded the areas visited by the CM as part of his city ...
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NHAI undertakes massive plantation drive: over 2.5 lakh trees planted last year 8.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Aug 8: In order to make National Highways green, clean and pollution free, the National Highways Authority of India has planted 2.59 lakh plants in last one year.
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US govt bans official use of the phrase 'climate change' 8.8.2017 Latest News
Trump's nomination for USDA chief scientist's post has labelled climate research as junk science
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NHAI undertakes massive plantation drive: over 2.5 lakh trees planted last year 8.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB
In order to make National Highways green, clean and pollution free, the National Highways Authority of India has planted 2.59 lakh plants in last one year.
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Discarded bottles saving Australian fish from extinction 8.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Endangered Australian fish have taken to seek refuge in discarded bottles in river beds, a research said on Tuesday.
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Sewage endangers mangroves, marine life in Thengaithittu 7.8.2017 Hindu: News
Chemical substance with strong odour flowing with sewage is let into the sea, says activist
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