Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

forest conservation


Karnataka denotifies two thirds of forest land, draws flak from conservationists

May 05, 2022 9:09 pm

Revenue Minister R Ashok says the government will identify land for public projects from the denotified 6.64 lakh hectares and that the encroachers will be allowed to lease the land for 30 years.

Watch VIDEO: These trees are hungry for anything — cycles, cars, warning signs

June 04, 2018 9:09 am

Some people are even calling it nature's revenge, it would seem that the way men have thoughtlessly cut down trees and reduced forest covers to build concrete buildings and other infrastructure now nature is fighting back and taking that space again.

In fact: Looking behind the numbers on India’s ‘stable’ forest cover

December 21, 2015 5:17 am

While the best forests have been lost, plantations have been gained, and have become more visible

The original forester

January 18, 2015 12:00 am

The life of Alexander Gibson, who implemented the first forest conservation programme in India, will soon be seen in a documentary.

Kerala allows farmers to kill wild boars

June 17, 2011 12:48 am

Kerala has given conditional permission to farmers to kill wild boars that reportedly destroy crops in several parts of Kerala.