User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Endangered Species
Last updated: Sep 23 2020 21:41 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Climate change and reduced freshwater supply have put Sundarbans on the ‘endangered’ ecosystem list 23.9.2020 Scroll.in
There are, however, reasons for optimism.
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World Rhino Day 2020: Know About The Day In Pics And Videos 22.9.2020 NDTV News - India-news
World Rhino Day: The Day is celebrated every year on September 22. It provides an opportunity to work towards saving the animal, which has been the target of poaching for decades. Rhino horns are in...
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One of the biggest threats to the world’s forests and biodiversity is farming 19.9.2020 Scroll.in
The Living Planet Report, published by the World Wildlife Fund, reveals the extent of biodiversity loss around the globe.
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The great Indian bustard used to breed in two places. Karnataka might have made it one 18.9.2020 Scroll.in
The ‘critically endangered’ bird has not been sighted in Ballari. Conservationists blame the Karnataka Wildlife Department.
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After Assam oilfield fire, a central agency sought a review of environmental clearances to Oil India 17.9.2020 Scroll.in
A report obtained under Right to Information reveals poor management of oil spills and poor emergency response readiness.
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The chaotic urbanisation in India is claiming another casualty: migrant butterflies 13.9.2020 Scroll.in
Females are under extra stress because splintered habitats have increased their flight burdens, say researchers.
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Global wildlife populations have declined by 68% since 1970, says WWF report 11.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The ‘Living Planet Report 2020’ said that human activity was the major reason for the dip in biodiversity population.
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British Broadcaster David Attenborough Awarded Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 7.9.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday conferred the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize on British broadcaster David Attenborough at a virtual event.
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Illegal wildlife trade between India, Nepal and China threatens red pandas and pangolins 30.8.2020 Scroll.in
Strengthening communities and reformulating wildlife laws are crucial for conservation efforts in the eastern Himalayas.
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Decades of mining has ravaged Chhattisgarh’s Korba region. Could its Hasdeo Arand forests be next? 21.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
After resistance from the state government, New Delhi has dropped plans to auction coal blocks in the pristine Hasdeo Arand region.
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Withdraw MoU signed to extract minerals from Manipur - Eco Network 21.8.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Withdraw MoU signed to extract minerals from Manipur - Eco Network
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India’s environment ministry wants to reduce human-elephant conflict by erecting walls and fences 18.8.2020 Scroll.in
Alarmed environmentalists warn that the ‘best practices’ will be detrimental to the protection of elephants.
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Ship That Oozed Oil Off Mauritius Coast Splits In Two 16.8.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A ship that has leaked more than 1,000 tonnes of oil in pristine waters off the Mauritius coast has split into two, its Japanese operator said Sunday.
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Climate Change May Bring Long-Dormant Viruses Back To Life: Scientists 16.8.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Long-dormant viruses brought back to life; the resurgence of deadly and disfiguring smallpox; a dengue or zika "season" in Europe.
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Mauritius oil spill: Anger over government’s handling as crisis continues 12.8.2020 Scroll.in
How the ship could simply crash into Mauritius without the authorities knowing bewildered the island nation’s citizens.
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Mumbai: Carcass of endangered whale shark found at Sassoon Dock, probe ordered 12.8.2020 Scroll.in
Whale sharks are also a protected species under the Wildlife Protection Act.
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Video Of This Elusive Animal Is Viral. No, It's Not A Black Panther 11.8.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A video going viral online shows an elusive animal that is only found in southern India. The video features a Nilgiri marten.
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In North East India, people are plucking a carnivorous plant to extinction 10.8.2020 Scroll.in
India’s only pitcher plant species Nepenthes khasiana is facing threats from mining, shifting cultivation and excessive collection.
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India’s expanding mining sector is posing an acute threat to endangered tigers and their habitats 9.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
A new report details the challenges faced by the big cat.
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Climate change is threatening the livelihoods of women seaweed harvesters in Tamil Nadu 5.8.2020 Scroll.in
Rising sea levels, hotter temperatures and stronger currents have reduced the quantity of seaweed.
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