User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Ecosystems
Last updated: Jun 13 2019 02:07 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Underwater forests in the Arctic are expanding with climate change 12.6.2019 Scroll.in
With global warming, underwater Arctic kelp forests are proliferating, and might be a potential resource.
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New mangrove study shows exactly how coastal forests protect economic activity during cyclones 9.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Satellite imagery data showed that communities with greater mangrove cover were more resilient.
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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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Training ends 5.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Training ends
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Outreach workshop on climate change held 5.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Outreach workshop on climate change held
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Rhino poaching on the decline: KNP Director 2.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rhino poaching on the decline: KNP Director
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Assam and Mizoram are least prepared for climate change among Himalayan states, finds study 30.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Jammu and Kashmir is the third most vulnerable, while Sikkim is the most prepared.
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Traditional food systems evolved over a period time has proved to be healthier, more balanced and nutritious: Vice President of India 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The International Day for Biodiversity (IDB)2019 was celebrated all over the country today by different States and various organizations. The national level celebrations of the day were held at the Kalaivanar Arangam in Chennai with enthusiastic participation of various stakeholders.
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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of natural resources.
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Global biodiversity is declining ‘more rapidly than ever’, according to an alarming new report 6.5.2019 Scroll.in
Around one million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction, according to research by a team of international experts.
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Bye, bye birdie: A bird sanctuary could disappear as Pune metro speeds ahead 2.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In Pune, an upcoming elevated metro line poses threat to Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, which houses over 100 species of birds and 30 species of butterflies. Meanwhile, citizen groups are pushing for the sanctuary's conservation
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Bye, bye birdie: As plans for Pune metro speed up, a bird sanctuary risks becoming collateral damage 24.4.2019 Scroll.in
From garbage to road construction, Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary has faced several threats, with the latest being an elevated metro line.
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Do cities matter? What BJP, INC and CPI(M) manifestos say on urban issues 23.4.2019 Citizen Matters
From devolution of powers to local bodies, to the formation of National Urban Mobility Mission, to the creation of a separate Ministry for Water; what all are the promises made by political parties regarding urban issues in their manifestos ?
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Here’s what citizens are demanding for inclusive and just urban development 16.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Members of civil society organizations, urban poor and worker collectives place their demands that reimagine cities and envision more inclusive and sustainable urban development, so that there is a place for all in these cities.
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Low-carbon, green and climate resilient urban infrastructure is the need of the hour: Vice President 15.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon town planners to make sustainable solutions such as harvesting solar energy, enhancing green cover and water conservation an essential part of town planning.
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Climate change and loss of habitat will push elephants in subcontinent towards Himalayas: Study 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
India and Nepal are home to about 60% of the global population of the Asian elephant.
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What we need is a commons manifesto 27.3.2019 Hindu: Op-Ed
How India handles land use change will decide whether it can improve lives without warming the world
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Prevent degradation of ocean and its ecosystem: Vice President 24.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for fully tapping the enormous potential of the Blue Economy for the country to achieve higher economic growth. Observing that the objective of the Blue Economy is to promote smart, sustainable and inclusive growth and employment opportunities through maritime economic activities, the Vice President wanted appropriate programs to be initiated for sustainable harnessing of ocean resources.
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How microbes thriving beneath the nutrient-starved Deccan Traps could help cope with climate change 22.3.2019 Scroll.in
Researchers believe the organisms can lock in carbon dioxide, one of the main drivers of climate change.
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