Friday, Oct 07, 2022

green cover


What happens when green cover depletes in cities

May 30, 2022 10:59 pm

Even as Maharashtra's green cover is shrinking, an amateur birdwatcher fears the erasure of his neighbourhood avian population

Tree cover in Gujarat goes below 3 per cent, first time in 20 years

April 15, 2022 4:48 am

Forest officers attribute the loss to the state relaxing norms for felling certain tree species, ongoing widening of highways and removal of the invasive gando baval (prosopis juliflora).  

World Environment Day 2021: Architect shares tips on how to make a 'green', sustainable home

June 05, 2021 12:09 pm

This World Environment Day, observed annually on June 5, count on these tips to make your home green.

Delhi’s green cover is on the rise, but it’s not all good news

March 13, 2019 2:41 pm

While the forest cover in the NCT of Delhi rose from 188.7 sq km in 2015 to 192. 4 sq km in 2017, two out of three categories of forests that constitute forest cover, namely Very Dense Forests and Moderately Dense Forests, saw a decline.

Forests in the city

August 28, 2015 12:00 am

They need protection. They are not wastelands, or receptacles of garbage.

In rush to build, Gurgaon loses some green cover

February 18, 2015 2:14 am

To expand Palwal-Sohna-Rewari road into four lanes, 241 trees and 661 plants were cleared.

Under fire for reduced green cover in DP,corporators to take final call

July 03, 2013 3:12 am

Only six corporators and a member secretary to have voting rights on panel

Encroachments removed from Rurka village

October 25, 2012 3:40 am

Land was being used to harvest paddy,but will now be utilised for social forestry to increase green cover

Civic body to declare plan for increasing green cover

June 19, 2012 2:04 am

Mayor Vaishali Bankar and Rajya Sabha MP Vandana Chavan on Monday announced that the civic body will soon declare a green plan that will ensure systematic implementation of tree plantation drives across the city.

File status report on green cover encroachment removal: HC to UT

July 14, 2011 1:33 am

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today directed the Chandigarh Administration to file a response giving suggestions on how to ensure that encroachments on the green cover in the shape of security tents can be removed.