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Panel to study proposal to draw water from Western Ghats river...

Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is assessing the feasibility of getting water from Western Ghats rivers to quench the city's thirst. BWSSB has set up a special committee to assess proposals to get water from Western Ghat rivers — ... Deccan Herald, 1 week ago
Off-roading in the Western Ghats Money Control, 2 months ago

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A new species of non-venomous aquatic snake- Aquatic Rhabdops dicovered in Western Ghats

A new species of non-venomous aquatic snake - Aquatic Rhabdops, which was misidentified since 1863, has finally been described and identified as a new species from the northern Western Ghats.
 DNA1 week ago

NGO demands details of land encroachment in Western Ghats

Namma Bengaluru Foundation (NBF), a non-governmental organisation, has urged the state government to give details of land encroached upon by members of the public in the Western Ghats. As per a report submitted to the government in 2007 by the Joint ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks 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 Herald1 month ago SC pulls up Centre for not organising Kalasa-Banduri meetings  Deccan Herald1 month ago State tells SC it filed for Kalasa-Banduri approval, Centre begs to differ  Deccan Herald1 month ago SC directs Centre to tell if K'taka sought eco clearance for Kalasa-Banduri proj  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Residents around Pushpagiri oppose eco-sensitive zone status, seek state, Centre

Several people from the villages coming under eco-sensitive zone of Western Ghats here, blamed the elected representatives and officials for keeping them in dark, by not providing adequate information after the recent announcement on areas to be affected. The ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Goa: Scheme to encourage farmers to cultivate medicinal plants

The Goa government has notified a revised scheme to farmers living in the forests of Western Ghats to encourage cultivation of medicinal plants. The scheme, which was notified yesterday by state agriculture department, covers farmers living in Goa's Sanguem, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Setting UP of a High Altitude Cloud Observatory Near Munnar, Kerala

A high altitude cloud physics observatory has been established at Munnar (Kerala), in Western Ghats, the region which is gateway for the monsoon of India. High altitude cloud physics observatory at Munnar is used to observe cloud and rain processes over that ...
 PIB2 months ago

Good inflow in reservoirs following heavy rain

Most reservoirs in the state continued to receive good inflow following incessant rain in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra and Malnad region. The Almatti reservoir received a whopping 7 tmcft water on Friday alone. The reservoir ha a storage of 61.30 tmcft as ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Record water discharge from Almatti dam  Deccan Herald4 days ago Paddy fields inundated following heavy rain  Deccan Herald6 days ago Almatti nearing full reservoir level, TB dam, KRS receive good inflow  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Two new earthworm species discovered in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Scientists have discovered two new primitive species of earthworm in the Western Ghats mountain ranges in Kerala. Researchers at Mahatma Gandhi University in Kerala and Shoolini University in Himachal Pradesh named the new earthworm ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago 2 new species of earthworm discovered in Kerala  Prokerala1 month ago Two new species of earthworm discovered in Kerala  DNA1 month ago Indian researchers discover two new species of earthworm  DNA1 month ago

Goods train derails, hits Central Railway services

Long distance train services on the Central Railway were severely hit on Thursday evening due to a derailment in the Western Ghats section, officials said.Six wagons of a goods train derailed in between Monkey Hill-Khandala section of the Western Ghats, ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
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