User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Species Loss
Last updated: Oct 15 2018 14:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Troubled waters: Why Manipur is fast losing its indigenous fish species 15.10.2018 Scroll.in
The construction of the Ithai barrage, pollution and overexploitation are mainly to blame.
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Call to protect 15.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Call to protect
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Could 3D printing help replace coral reef habitats lost to climate change? 12.10.2018 Scroll.in
It may sound fantastical, but scientists are working on it.
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Green Court NGT Declines To Review Order On Protection Of Indigenous Cows 9.10.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The National Green Tribunal has refused to review its order which had disposed of a plea seeking protection of critically endangered indigenous species of cattle on the ground that the central and...
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63th Wild Life Week Celebration concludes 9.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
63th Wild Life Week Celebration concludes
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U.N. warns world must take "unprecedented" steps to avert worst effects of global warming 8.10.2018 Reuters: Top News
Society would have to enact "unprecedented" changes to how it consumes energy, travels and builds to meet a lower global warming target or it risks increases in heat waves, flood-causing storms and the chances of drought in some regions as well as the loss of species, a U.N. report said on ...
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"Great Little Animals": US Supreme Court To Look At Endangered Frog 30.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
When does the mood strike for a dusky gopher frog?
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Biggest Bird Confusion Over. It's Vorombe Titan Of Madagascar, Says Study 27.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Elephant bird from Madagascar Vorombe titan would have stood at least three metres (10 feet) tall, and had an average weight of 650 kilograms, making it the largest bird genus yet uncovered.
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Madhya Pradesh Gets First Exclusive Crow Park 25.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The park has been opened in Madhya Pradesh to save the crows.
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Scientists suggest homosexuality is genetic, decode Darwinian paradox 25.9.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
Evidence suggests that homosexuality is governed by genetic influences and gay couples reproduce less than heterosexuals. Scientists are now debating how such behaviour fits with Charles Darwin's theory of evolution and will homosexuality eventually be extinct?   
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Scientists voice opposition to weakening of U.S. Endangered Species Act 25.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Thousands of scientists joined on Monday to accuse the Trump administration of trying to erode the Endangered Species Act in favor of commercial interests with a plan to revamp regulations that have formed a bedrock of U.S. wildlife protection for over 40 ...
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Global campaign on Biodiversity for Everyone's Life launched from North East 20.9.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Global campaign on Biodiversity for Everyone's Life launched from North East
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Baby Spider Monkey, Among Most Endangered, Born In Colombian Zoo 14.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A zoo in Colombia is celebrating the birth of a baby spider monkey, a rare species in danger of extinction.
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Kerala To Assess Impact Of Floods On Biodiversity: Chief Minister 7.9.2018 NDTV News - South
The Kerala government today decided to conduct an assessment of biodiversity loss at the grassroot level in the massive floods that ravaged the state last month.
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Kerala Sets Up Team To Assess Biodiversity Loss; Centre Assures Help 7.9.2018 NDTV News - South
Even as the Kerala government has appointed a team of experts to study the damage caused to the biodiversity due to torrential rains and floods, the Centre on Friday reiterated its commitment to...
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Koala population in Australia faces extinction by 2050 7.9.2018 Zee News : World
The forest clearing may have led to the destruction of the habitat of 247 native species, including the koala, an iconic native Australian marsupial that has been designated as vulnerable to extinction under Commonwealth and state law, according to the WWF.
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Pygmy elephant deaths in Borneo prompt Malaysian probe 30.8.2018 Reuters: World News
Malaysia is investigating a surge in the number of deaths of pygmy elephants, an endangered species found in the tropical rainforests of Borneo, wildlife authorities said on Thursday.
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Cold climates led to Neanderthals extinction: Study 30.8.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
The study, found several cold periods that coincide with the timings of a near complete absence of archaeological artefacts from the Neanderthals, suggesting the impact that changes in climate had on the long-term survival of Neanderthal man.
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300 Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast 29.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
About 300 endangered sea turtles were found dead off the southern coast of Mexico on Tuesday, trapped in fishing nets, shortly after more than 100 dead turtles were recovered.
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About 300 endangered sea turtles found dead off Mexican coast 29.8.2018 Reuters: World News
About 300 endangered sea turtles were found dead off the southern coast of Mexico on Tuesday, trapped in fishing nets, shortly after more than 100 dead turtles were recovered.
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