User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Protection :: Conservation Efforts
Last updated: Jun 18 2019 22:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Horseshoe crab: The living fossil that survived for 450 million years is facing a threat in India 18.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Conservationists are working to declare the crabs’ breeding grounds protected zones and spread awareness among local populations.
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Japan to invest Rs 13,000 cr in NE projects 13.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Japan to invest Rs 13,000 cr in NE projects
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Japan to invest Rs 13,000 cr in Northeast 12.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of Japan has decided to invest an amount of 205.784 billion Yen, equivalent to approximately Rs.13,000 crore, in several ongoing as well as new projects in different states of India's North- Eastern region.
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In India, insects are slowly disappearing – and that is a cause for worry 12.6.2019 Scroll.in
Urbanisation and pollution have wreaked havoc on insect populations.
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In Meghalaya, tribal communities join hands to ensure that the hoolock gibbon’s song stays alive 10.6.2019 Scroll.in
Increasing human pressure is gnawing away at the forest, endangering the hooleng, as the species is called in Khasi.
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Tripura Forest department takes measures to protect vultures 10.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tripura Forest department takes measures to protect vultures
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New initiative to engage forest fringe people in conservation 10.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
New initiative to engage forest fringe people in conservation
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Aaranyak holds plantation drive, awareness meets 9.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Aaranyak holds plantation drive, awareness meets
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Simple Actions towards environment protection will lead to a giant leap towards mitigating air pollution: Union Environment Minister 6.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Environment Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar today at an event in New Delhi stressed that ‘Jan Bhagidari’ is integral towards mitigating air pollution and protecting the environment in general.  The event was organized on the occasion of World Environment Day. This year’s theme is ‘Air Pollution’.
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Make Assam the country’s green hub: Sonowal 6.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Make Assam the country’s green hub: Sonowal
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As last male Sumatran rhino in Malaysia dies, scientists race to save the species 5.6.2019 Scroll.in
A concerted effort is being made to capture as many of the remaining wild rhino as possible, and breed them in captivity.
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Play the game, save the planet: Conservationists target video gamers 5.6.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
Chilli, a gibbon native to Borneo, will soon be jumping from tree to tree in parks from New York to Nairobi as a character in a new augmented reality video game that aims to promote conservation of endangered ...
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Gajendra Singh Shekhawatgives away Ganga Quest 2019 Awards 5.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister for Jal Shakti today stressed on the need for a people’s movement for protection of environment in general and conservation of water in particular. He was speaking during an event organized by National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) to celebrate World Environment Day 2019.
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Poster campaign to save Heirok, Wangjing river launched 5.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Poster campaign to save Heirok, Wangjing river launched
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Ningols of Heirok launched poster campaign to save Heirok and Wangjing Rivers 4.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Ningols of Heirok launched poster campaign to save Heirok and Wangjing Rivers
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Meeting held to conserve Wangjing river 3.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Meeting held to conserve Wangjing river
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Deteriorating condition of Wangjing River worried locals; meeting convened 3.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Deteriorating condition of Wangjing River worried locals; meeting convened
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Government tweaks afforestation norms for forest land acquisition, worrying environmentalists 1.6.2019 Scroll.in
States with more than 75% forest cover can carry out compensatory afforestation in other states, as per a new environment ministry guideline.
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Conservation of turtles gets big boost 1.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Conservation of turtles gets big boost
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Purr-fect threat: Are cats a danger to Earth’s biodiversity? 31.5.2019 Scroll.in
Free-ranging cats kill millions of birds, cause health risks and should be culled, argue some. Feline lovers are not happy about that.
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