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Unequal rights for indigenous, rural women endanger forest lan...

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, ... DNA, 4 days ago

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Brazil's land titles programme improves Amazon forest protection - research

By Chris Arsenault RIO DE JANEIRO, April 5 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Brazilian government programme to formally distribute land to thousands of small-scale farmers is helping the country protect its vast forests, according to research presented to ...
 DNA1 month ago

UK scientists to track effects of increasing CO2 levels through 'sci-fi' forest!

Researchers believe that as levels of CO2 increase the trees will fix more of carbon into their trunks, roots and organic matter in the earth. "We are confident that trees will continue to take in more CO2, though we are quite sure that there will be other ...
 Zee News1 month ago 'Sci-fi' forest to track effects of increasing CO2 levels  Business Standard1 month ago

Tree trunks emit methane rather than storing it: study

Researchers from University of Delaware (UD) in the US found that upland forest soils usually take up and store methane, but this effect can be counteracted by methane emissions from tree trunks.
 DNA1 month ago Trees actually emit methane: Study  Prokerala1 month ago

Human ancestors stayed in trees for longer than thought: study

Our early ancestors continued to exploit the forest canopy for resources even as they evolved to walk on two legs, a new study suggests. Scientists at the University of Birmingham in the UK found that ancestral humans may have been more adept at negotiating ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Wildlife sanctuary to come up in south Kashmir's Tral: Min

A wildlife sanctuary would be developed over 156 square kms in the Tral area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir, Forest Minister Chaudhary Lal Singh said today. The minister made the announcement while chairing the 11th meeting of standing committee of ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Carcasses of two tiger cubs found

Carcasses of two tiger cubs were found in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve here this morning by a forest team. UP Forest Corporation, General Manager SB Singh, while on patrol, found a tiger fighting with a tigress after killing the cubs who were about six months old, ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

How mangrove forest conversion is killing Earth

You may want to stop creating those man-made ponds or pastures as a recent study has revealed that clear-cutting of tropical mangrove forests contributes significantly to the greenhouse gas, like carbon, one of the leading causes of global warming.The ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

How far to the next forest? A new way to measure deforestation

When the Europeans first came to North America, forests were so dense and continuous that a squirrel could have travelled from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi without ever touching the ground, some historians say. Since then, agriculture, logging, urban ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Wildlife census begins at Point Calimere

The district's Forest Department officials today began the three-day annual wildlifecensusat Point Calimere (Kodiakarai) wildlifesanctuary. Forest officials said college students, researchers and volunteers would be helping out in the work, in which over 70 ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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