User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Species
Last updated: Oct 14 2019 09:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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National indigenous seeds festival underway 14.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
National indigenous seeds festival underway
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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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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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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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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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Tree Plantation and Social Service Camp held 23.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree Plantation and Social Service Camp held
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Tree plantation / social service camp held at Wangjing Hodamba Jr High School 22.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree plantation / social service camp held at Wangjing Hodamba Jr High School
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Impact of climate change deliberated 20.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Impact of climate change deliberated
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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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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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Tree plantation programme held at Bal Vidya Mandir Kakching 30.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree plantation programme held at Bal Vidya Mandir Kakching
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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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A family that has planted 6,000 trees in Mumbai wants others to take a leaf out of their book 22.8.2019 Scroll.in
Beginning in 2000, Vinay Athalye planted 5,500 saplings in Aarey Colony over 15 years. Now his family is continuing his work.
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How catastrophic will climate change in the Himalayas be for the rest of India (and the world)? 22.8.2019 Scroll.in
‘Wild Himalaya’ is Stephen Alter’s monumental history of mountain range explores its present and its future as well as its past.
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Both Kodagu and Kerala are fighting off an invasion of giant snails – but only one has found success 4.8.2019 Scroll.in
The foreign pest, which is thought to have arrived in India through trade routes, devours tender leaves and stems, completely destroying plants.
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Planting trees is a good idea, but not everywhere – especially not in grasslands 3.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Adding trees can alter how grassy ecosystems function.
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Vice President asks Foresters to deal with challenges thrown up by climate change; 2.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon Forest Officers across the country to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills to deal with challenges thrown up by climate change and loss of biodiversity.
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The rise in India’s tiger population is only half the story. The other half is less rosy 30.7.2019 Scroll.in
A fourth of India’s tigers lived outside protected areas in 2015, a situation made worse by encroachments.
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Meet the guardian angel of Mumbai’s defence against climate change 30.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Seema Adgaonkar, one of the four Range Forest Officers at the Mumbai Mangrove Conservation Unit until recently, has been guarding the city’s vital mangroves that act as a natural barrier against sea level rise and coastal flooding.
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