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Forest Dept sets up trap cages for killer leopard

Forest Dept sets up trap cages for killer leopard

Wildlife biologist and leopard expert Dr Vidya Athreya said that the decision was in the right direction DNA, 3 weeks ago

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Maharashtra tops in country in giving community forest rights, thanks to naxal-hit Gadchiroli: Report

Gadchiroli administration cleared record 3/4 community forest rights applications followed by Nagpur which approved half of the cases taking state at the top
 DNA2 months ago Patnaik seeks amendment in Forest Rights Act  Business Standard2 months ago 10 years later, forest rights elude TN tribals  DNA2 months ago Odisha Government Must Not Ignore Forest Rights Claims On POSCO Project Site, Says Amnesty International India  Sikh Siyasat Online2 months ago

Firms often understate green impact of projects

Land acquisition and forest rights were challenged in the High Court, and its environment approval was litigated in the National Green Tribunal (NGT).
 DNA1 month ago

Seminar held

Under the sponsorship of Forest Department, Tribal Youth Council Manipur TYCM organised a one day seminar on Tribal Rights and Forest at Tribal Research Institute hall, Chingmeirong today Source The Sangai Express
 E Pao!2 months ago

Tribal leader Nogoti raises various issues at UN conference

Tribal leader Lalsu Nogoti has raised the issue of violation of the Forest Rights Act and Panchayats Extension to Scheduled Areas Act, 1996 by the state government before an international conference held at Geneva recently. Nogoti, a Zilla Parishad councillor ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Unequal rights for indigenous, rural women endanger forest lands - researchers

By Rina Chandran MUMBAI, May 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Inadequate rights for indigenous and rural women are jeopardising forests and common lands across the globe as demand for land and resources grows, underlining the urgent need for legal reforms, ...
 DNA2 months ago

'Centre approved forest diversion for Kalasa-Banduri work in 2003'

The Union government has in 2003 approved diversion of 243 hectare of forest land in Western Ghats for Banduri nala diversion scheme in Belagavi district. This revelation was made in response to an RTI application filed by a Bengaluru resident. Notably, the ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago

Sewer floods Madiwala lake areas again

Despite a separate enclosure constructed right next to the Madiwala lake to hold treated sewage water and flood water coming from Sarakki and Hulimavu, there was flooding in the areas around the Madiwala lake. The 12-feet-deep and 10-acre-wide space in the ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago

15-month-long Gaj Yatra to promote elephant conservation

New Delhi: Union Forest Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday launched a 15-month-long campaign -- Gaj Yatra -- to raise awareness about the shrinking space for India's wild elephants and their corridors. Over the next 15 months, the Gaj Yatra will do roadshows ...
 Sify1 week ago

Activists want BBMP's written assurance on saving trees

Tree lovers are not satisfied with BBMP forest cell's verbal assurance that 245 marked trees near Dairy Circle will not be cut down for the second phase of Metro from Gottigere to Nagawara. "We need an assurance in writing that they will not allow BMRCL to ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago
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