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Monday, Feb 17, 2020

Forest survey of india

Feb 03, 2020 20:12
Developmental activities, pollution from local, regional and global sources accumulate over the Himalayan region and increase the concentration of black carbon. read more
Dec 31, 2019 20:19
Instead of focusing only on data, take into the qualitative aspects of the resource too read more
Dec 30, 2019 23:09
Released on Monday in Delhi, the Forest Survey of India (FSI) report, said the mangrove cover in the Sunderbans has shrunk by more than two square kilometres – from 2214 sq km to 2112.11 sq km - between 2017 and 2019. read more
Dec 18, 2019 23:38
The need for an FSI survey arose after a bench led by Justice Arun Mishra on February 13 this year ordered eviction of forest dwellers whose claims had been rejected. read more
Oct 08, 2019 00:05
Aarey, a biodiversity-rich zone, contiguous with the Sanjay Gandhi National Park is a case in point. Citizens are demanding that the land be given legal protection by recognising it either as deemed forest or as a biodiversity reserve. read more
Aug 07, 2019 00:36
The need for an FSI survey arose after a bench led by Justice Arun Mishra on February 13 this year ordered the eviction of Forest Dwelling Tribals and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers whose claims to forest land were rejected. read more
Jun 05, 2019 18:49
The pre-monsoon rainfall has been poor. The monsoon, hopefully, won’t disappoint read more
Jun 02, 2019 23:41
The wetland and the adjacent Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary are globally significant, serving as a stop for migratory birds read more
May 30, 2019 03:12
This year (2019-20), the Delhi government set a target to plant more than 23 lakh trees and shrubs. More than 4.25 lakh saplings would be distributed free to RWAs, educational institutions and market associations. read more
May 29, 2019 15:19
The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted that conditions in the state are likely to become worse and forest fire will spread as maximum temperature is expected to go up till 40 degrees Celsius this week. read more
Feb 28, 2019 20:00
The Forests Rights Act was designed to undo “historical injustice” to those who have primarily resided in and who depend on the forest or forests land for bona fide livelihood needs prior to December 2005. But since there is no cutoff date for receiving... read more
Feb 25, 2019 23:24
For the fourth day in a row, the dry deciduous forests of Bandipur were up in flames, destroying an estimated 3,000 hectares of forests that are home to tigers, leopards, civets, sambar deer and four-horned antelopes among other animals. read more
Feb 21, 2019 06:55
The law provides for giving land rights to those living on forest land for at least three generations before December 31, 2005. read more
Nov 26, 2018 00:57
Says study by Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture; Mangrove cell points to successful awareness campaigns; activists have mixed views read more
Aug 22, 2018 01:57
The chief minister wrote to L-G Anil Baijal, complaining that the DDA did not participate it the government’s plantation drive — an allegation denied by the land-owning agency. DDA said it was participating in the campaign and also providing land to... read more