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Maharashtra forest department announces Rs 5,000 reward for information on sea turtle eggs

Maharashtra forest department announces Rs 5,000 reward for in...

In order to increase the numbers of sea turtles, authorities have decided to reward Rs 5,000 for those who give information about egg laying. The post Maharashtra forest department announces Rs 5,000 reward for information on sea turtle eggs appeared first on ... First, 1 month ago

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Forest dept files FIR against Energy dept's Elephanta project

Maharashtra's Forest Department has filed an FIR to stop the cable laying work on the island because the Energy Department is yet to seek approval for the project.
 DNA1 month ago

Sena MLA accused of assaulting forest employees in M'bleshwar

Forest department employees at Mahabaleshwar in Satara district of Maharashtra have accused Shiv Sena MLA Tukaram Kate of assaulting them over collection of tourist toll. The allegations have been refuted by the MLA. In the incident that was captured on CCTV, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Maha tree plantation drive exceeds four crore target

The Maharashtra forest department and other agencies have planted over 4.60 crore saplings across the state, exceeding the target of planting four crore trees till today, a senior official said. As many as 4,61,06,563 saplings were planted in the non-forested ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Maha govt to launch 'My Plant' mobile app on tree plantation  Business Standard2 months ago

Maha govt sweetens the deal for organic farmers

Want to buy organic jamun, palash, and karvi honey? The state forest department has extended a helping hand to the villagers of Maharashtra's hinterlands for branding and marketing their produce in cities like Mumbai and Pune. This will act as a fresh source ...
 DNA1 month ago

In a first, forest departments will be given LPG dealerships

Govt looks to take cooking gas to tiger reserves, Naxal-hit areas The government is taking its liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) distribution to tiger reserves in order to meet its goal of providing cooking gas to 95 per cent of the population by 2020. In a first move of this kind, the directors of three tiger reserves - Bor, Tadoba, and Nagzira, all in Maharashtra - will be distributing LPG cylinders. In a similar move, about 98 agricultural and other government co-operative societies in Andhra ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Maha govt comes out with GR to handover forest land for NMIA

The Maharashtra government has decided to handover 250.0635 hectares of forest land in Raigad district to Cidco, for the development of Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA). Of the total forest area, 108.607 hectare is under mangroves, while 141.4565 ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Maha govt allocates Rs 57,400 crore to complete 225 irrigation projects in three years

The Maharashtra government has lined up Rs 57,400 crore to complete 225 pending irrigation projects in three years. These projects will be funded through various sources such as the state budgetary allocation, central assistance, loan from the National Bank ...
 DNA1 month ago

Ways to reduce human-leopard conflicts

Unlike tigers that prefer forest areas free from human and cattle populations, the Indian leopard (Panthera pardus fusca) has adapted to human dominated landscapes. Its preferred prey animals like hare, wild pigs and deer have diminished due to habitat ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Maharashtra to conduct 3D mapping of Sinhagad fort

In what may change the paradigm for conservation of heritage structures, the Maharashtra government has undertaken a pilot project to conduct 3D mapping of the iconic Sinhagad fort near Pune. The first in India to use satellite technology for restoration, the ...
 DNA2 months ago
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