User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Ecosystems
Last updated: Oct 11 2019 15:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Miyawaki afforestation catching on in Indian cities, but can it sustain? 11.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Miyawaki forests lower temperature, make soil nutritious, support local wildlife and sequestrate carbon. But how sustainable is this expensive method in Indian cities?
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Mass ‘die in’ at Guwahati 8.10.2019 Assam Times
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Sensitisation Programme on Wildlife Crime and Role of PRI Members held 6.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Sensitisation Programme on Wildlife Crime and Role of PRI Members held
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Climate Strike comes to India — three things to keep in mind 29.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Over the last one week, thousands of Indian students and youth across India, inspired by the Global Climate Strike organised by ‘Fridays for Future’, marched together to demand immediate action to mitigate local and global climate risks. What should be the way forward?
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Rampant deforestation in the Western Ghats is causing recurring floods in Southern India 28.9.2019 Scroll.in
Besides better implementation of existing environmental laws, India needs new ones to conserve hills and mountains.
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Climate Strike comes to India — three things to keep in mind 28.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Over the last one week, thousands of Indian students and youth across India, inspired by the Global Climate Strike organised by ‘Fridays for Future’, came together to demand immediate action to mitigate local and global climate risks. What should be the way forward?
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Climate Strike comes to India — three things to keep in mind 28.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Over the last one week, thousands of Indian students and youth across India, inspired by the Global Climate Strike organised by ‘Fridays for Future’, came together to demand immediate and appropriate action to mitigate local and global climate risks. What should be the way forward?
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Institutions pledge to ban single-use plastics 28.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Institutions pledge to ban single-use plastics
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Apocalypse now: Here’s what will happen if Earth heats up by another 2 degrees Celsius 26.9.2019 Scroll.in
Expect more heatwaves, droughts, cyclones, floods, loss of 99% of coral reefs, and worse.
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Traditional houses that served generations of Ladakhis are unable to cope with climate change 18.9.2019 Scroll.in
Average summer rainfall has quadrupled in ten years, leading to annual floods, more pests and leaks in houses that were built to deal with snow.
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Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable 18.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cloning has turned tea varieties vulnerable
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Saving Aarey: Why a city with a weak protest culture is demonstrating to protect Mumbai’s green lung 15.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
State authorities want to cut 2,700 trees in Aarey forest to build a metro car shed but citizens are having none of it.
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Automated weather station to come up in Cachar 14.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Automated weather station to come up in Cachar
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A forest in the Western Ghats is helping scientists understand how malaria spreads in birds 13.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The spread of the infection disease, hastened by the effects of climate change, is increasingly killing large numbers of birds in the tropics.
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As India hosts a global desertification convention, a third of its land is facing severe degradation 3.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Caused by salinity, extreme weather events and human activities, the damage has cost India Rs 72,000 crore – 24% more than last year’s agricultural budget.
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The great wildebeest migration under multiple threats 2.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
The great wildebeest migration under multiple threats
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'Climate change to hit 150 Himalayan fish species' 27.8.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
An internal study of the Wildlife Institute of India reveals climate change will adversely affect around 150 native fish species of the Himalayan states, including Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh. Scientists say “continuous stalking of natural habitat by human being” is a major factor that is adding upon the miseries of the Himalayan fishes.
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Comments called for on the Draft National Resource Efficiency Policy Released 19.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Natural resources form the backbone of any economic development. India, as one of the fastest growing economies with GDP at 2.6 trillion USD, has increased its material consumption to six times, from 1.18 billion tonnes (BT) in 1970 to 7 BT in 2015.
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Roaring profits: Every rupee invested in an Indian tiger reserve yields returns of Rs 2,500 18.8.2019 Scroll.in
A new study examines the tangible and intangible flow benefits resulting from government investments in tiger reserves.
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Frequent wildfires in the Arctic and the far North are worsening climate change 16.8.2019 Scroll.in
The blazes are altering ecosystems by reducing older-growth forests to younger vegetation, pouring more carbon into the atmosphere and fuelling global warming.
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