As part of innovation project RE-HAB (Reducing Elephant Human Attacks using Bees), boxes with bees were placed last month, at four locations on the periphery of the Nagarhole National Park in Kodagu district of Karnataka.
A three-member panel constituted by the Orissa High Court made a field trip to the Gahirmatha marine sanctuary here and assessed the measures taken for the conservation of endangered olive ridley sea turtles.
The United Nations observes March 21 as the International Day of Forests, commemorating the green cover around the world and reiterating its importance.
The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to start planting seabuckthorn in the cold desert areas of the state.
The draft Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) prepared by the National Centre for Sustainable Coastal Management (NCSCM), Chennai an agency approved by the Centre has stoked a controversy in Goa after the draft met with criticism from locals, environmentalists and political parties.
The ‘gregarious flowering of bamboo’ inside the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (WWS) and the nearby Mudumalai Tiger Reserve and Gudalur forest division in Tamil Nadu may pose a threat to wildlife in the Nilgiri biosphere, a major tiger and elephant habitat.
The Simlipal forest reserve area frequently witnesses forest fires during dry weather conditions.