By Bharati Chaturvedi, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2021 01:47 AM IST
- Join the dots to read the message. It’s clear climate change has an important role to play in forest fires.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2021 11:11 PM IST
Uttarakhand forest fires: The districts of Nainital, Almora, Tehri and Pauri are the worst-hit and the state government is trying everything it can to bring the situation under control.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2021 03:11 PM IST
Uttarakhand forest fires are generally reported between the months of February and June and peak in May and June.
PTI | , Bhubaneswar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2021 10:37 PM IST
The chief of the Forest Fire Task Force Dr Sandeep Tripathy said proactive steps taken by the state government to check and control forest fire in the state has led to total control in the forest fire situation in Odisha.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2021 07:48 PM IST
- A massive forest fire devastated large tracts of the Similipal biosphere reserve in the Mayurbhanj district of Odisha.
By Sanjoy Dey | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 07:48 AM IST
- An environmentalist said such fires are started in small patches, mostly to collect mahua flowers in Jharkhand during this season.
By Debabrata Mohanty, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 01:48 PM IST
- NASA images dispute the claim made by forest officers in the state that the fires at Similipal biosphere reserve were more or less under control.
Reuters | , Berlin
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 11:37 AM IST
The condition of German forests has deteriorated to record levels due to fire, drought and a bark beetle infestation, the agriculture minister said on Wednesday, prompting calls from environmental groups for greener policies.