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Konkan commissioner has said that pending cases of mangrove and wetland destruction along Konkan will remain pending until all destroyed areas are restored.(HT Photo)

‘Pending wetland cases on hold until restoration occurs’

By Badri Chatterjee | Hindustan Times, Mumbai, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 11:22 AM IST
According to data from the mangrove and wetland committee, 75 complaints of mangrove and wetland destruction have been reported along the Konkan coast this year.
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A reclaimed wetland near the Navi Mumbai airport.(Vanashakti)
A reclaimed wetland near the Navi Mumbai airport.(Vanashakti)

Did wetland destruction cause the floods in Navi Mumbai?

By Badri Chatterjee | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 20, 2019 01:11 AM IST
A study by environment group Vanashakti revealed that 1,201 hectare has been reclaimed in 11 years
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