User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Species
Last updated: Apr 25 2019 24:15 IST RSS 2.0
 
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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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World Earth Day observed 23.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
World Earth Day observed
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World Earth Day observed 23.4.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Earth Day observed
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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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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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Did an Indian monsoon 130,000 years ago increase global warming and trigger end of ice age? 20.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A new study on the weather system’s ancient past found an interesting subcontinental phenomemon.
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Tiger population in Bangladesh’s Sudarbans may be wiped out by 2070, finds study 13.3.2019 Scroll.in
Rising sea levels combined with climate change threaten the Bengal tiger in its last stronghold.
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Certificate course in bamboo management introduced 7.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Certificate course in bamboo management introduced
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Study shows the impact of unplanned development on river basins and catchment areas 28.2.2019 Scroll.in
A team of ecologists from Bengaluru studied the Kali river basin to determine interlinkages between water biodiversity, hydrology, ecology and the land cover.
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Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park 25.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Erosion, siltation posing threat to Kaziranga National Park
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These Tamil Nadu women have been diving deep for seaweed – but now they are deeply worried 24.2.2019 Scroll.in
Overexploitation and a rise in the surface temperature of the sea has led to a decrease in the growth of the seaweed they harvest.
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Climate change’s next casualty may be tiny insects – and the impact will be huge 14.2.2019 Scroll.in
Forty per cent of insect species are declining and a third are endangered, finds a study.
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India to host 13th Conference of Parties(COP) of the Convention on the conservation of migratory species of wild animals(CMS) 8.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on the conservation of migratory species of wild animals (CMS), an environmental treaty under the aegis of United Nations Environment Programme, is going to be hosted by India during 15th to 22nd February, 2020 at Gandhinagar in Gujarat.
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A dedicated project for conservation of Asiatic Lion with a contribution of Rs 97.85 Cr from Centre to be spent over 3 years launched 8.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A dedicated“Asiatic Lion Conservation Project” with a budgetary contribution of Rs 97.85 Cr from Central Government was launched.  With a view to strengthen the conservation initiatives, theUnion Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change(MoEFCC) approved the project for three financial yearsFY 2018-19, FY 2019-20 and FY 2020-21.
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How ponds can fight climate change in your garden 5.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ponds are biodiversity hotspots in the landscape, disproportionately rich in species when compared to rivers, streams and lakes.
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Steps Taken by Government for Conservation and Promotion of Medicinal Plants 5.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per information of the Botanical Survey of India (BSI), an organization under Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change estimated more than 8,000 species of medicinal plants are found in India.
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60% of wild coffee species are at risk of extinction due to climate change 21.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
All major commercial coffee growing countries have been badly affected by the fungal disease “coffee leaf rust”.
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Caribbean, Hawaiian pests detected in State 20.1.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Caribbean, Hawaiian pests detected in State
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Three ways in which the Modi government is ruining the Ganga instead of cleaning it 19.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Three projects will reduce water flows into the river, pollute it, denude its catchment areas and endanger its biodiversity.
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To meet climate change targets, India must enable Adivasis to conserve its natural forests 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Preserving natural forests is a far more effective method of reducing carbon dioxide emissions than growing plantations.
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