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Last updated: Oct 29 2020 23:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Depleting fish catch forces Sundarbans fishers to migrate to southern states 3.9.2020 Scroll.in
Some fisherfolk move as far as Kerala and Karnataka to work on trawlers.
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PHOTOS: When wildlife wows us! 3.9.2020 Rediff: News
NHM wildlife
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Poor planning, civic apathy and huge floods – it’s the same story from Karachi to Kolkata 2.9.2020 Scroll.in
Three days of heavy rainfall in late August led to at least 47 deaths due to drowning in the Pakistan city.
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Mumbai’s Coastal Road: Making land in a drowning city 31.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Last fortnight, the Supreme Court conceded that the project is not exempt from environmental and wildlife clearances. Nevertheless, reclamation work continues.
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Large-scale solar projects could create more problems in India than they solve 29.8.2020 Scroll.in
While development experts hail the rapid growth of the country’s solar sector, a murmur of disagreement is emerging among climate experts and activists.
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Central team visits flood-hit sites of Lakhimpur 29.8.2020 The Assam Tribune
Central team visits flood-hit sites of Lakhimpur
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Indian cities get drowned every monsoon. Here’s what can be done about it 28.8.2020 Scroll.in
Urban areas are expanding and engulfing the open spaces which were major drainage points or forests in the past.
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'Thousands of landslides are going to happen' 24.8.2020 Rediff: News
'The last three decades were the era of D, where D stands for deforestation, destruction, degradation, disaster, damages, diseases, difficulties... and finally it leads to death.'
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Tezpur University first institute in NE to install rooftop solar power plant 23.8.2020 The Assam Tribune
Tezpur University first institute in NE to install rooftop solar power plant
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Meet Dr Rattan Lal, winner of the World Food Prize 18.8.2020 Rediff: News
'Respect nature, working with (it) rather than against it.'
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India’s health budget is not enough to tackle impending climate disasters, warn experts 14.8.2020 Scroll.in
Extreme weather events in the future are expected to bring along more infectious diseases and worsen malnutrition.
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India diluted the law that protects its coastal areas once the public could no longer give inputs 11.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The dilutions enable the possibility of intensifying construction activity in urban coastal areas.
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Mangroves destruction causing Mumbai flooding: Experts 6.8.2020 Rediff: News
Mangroves absorb excess water but they are being destroyed in Mumbai in the guise of infrastructure development, city-based environmentalist Debi Goenka told PTI.
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Climate change is threatening the livelihoods of women seaweed harvesters in Tamil Nadu 5.8.2020 Scroll.in
Rising sea levels, hotter temperatures and stronger currents have reduced the quantity of seaweed.
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India’s plan to revive its flailing economy by boosting coal production is deeply flawed 2.8.2020 Scroll.in
Past experience shows Adivasi communities are worst-hit by the resulting resource depletion and land conflicts.
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Withdraw EIA Notification, 2020, Gogoi urges PM 1.8.2020 The Assam Tribune
Withdraw EIA Notification, 2020, Gogoi urges PM
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In Jharkhand’s villages, solar-powered irrigation has helped tribal farmers turn a profit 31.7.2020 Scroll.in
It has also reduced migration to other states like Punjab and Kerala.
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Baghjan disaster may cause long term environmental damage 29.7.2020 The Assam Tribune
Baghjan disaster may cause long term environmental damage
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India’s programme to create 200 urban forests has seen no progress in four years 20.7.2020 Scroll.in
But Pune’s Warje forest and Delhi’s Aravalli park offer good models for growth.
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Pakistan’s push to restore destroyed forests is giving sweet returns 19.7.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The reforested area has helped boost the local bee population and honey production.
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