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Land snails in bright hues need study for protection

The brightly coloured land snail Indrella ampulla is found exclusively in the Western Ghats, but what it looks like would depend largely on where you found it. Times of India, 4 hours ago

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Slicing away Ghats’ life

ndiscriminate quarrying in areas under the Western Ghats poses a grave threat to the biodiversity of the ecologically sensitive region. The grim scenario unfolding in the Vellarada grama panchayat...
 The Hindu4 days ago State sabotaging Western Ghats protection: greens  The Hindu1 week ago Raising the hood  Mid Day2 weeks ago Fighting over the Western Ghats  The Hindu4 weeks ago
Business Line

Clean-up crew goes hiking on Western Ghats

Dinesh Hollas Sahyadri Samrakshana Sanchaya team members go trekking in the Western Ghats once every month. For them, its not just a holiday trip. They are on a mission to clean-up after other trekkers and tourists in the eco-sensitive locale.
 Business Line3 days ago Western Ghats to be theme of Kochi metro  The Hindu1 week ago Break away: A monsoon drive  Mumbai Mirror2 weeks ago Book Review: Walking the Western Ghats  International Business Times India3 weeks ago

4 states yet to submit report on Western Ghats

Four of the six Western Ghat states including Karnataka have not submitted the assessment of their eco-sensitive areas to the Centre, though the deadline to notify these areas on the basis of the Kasturirangan committee report is less than three weeks away.
 Deccan Herald6 days ago Western Ghats report to be ready by August 15, say experts  Times of India3 weeks ago Keep plantations, habitations out of …  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago Javadekar convenes MPs' meet on Kasturirangan report  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Maharashtra to reduce Western Ghats ESA area?

Like Kerala, several villages may omit farmlands from ESA
 DNA5 days ago Greens Oppose Efforts to Demarcate Kerala ESA  New Indian Express1 month ago ESA demarcation: greens fear loss of forestland to encroachers  The Hindu1 month ago 'Review ESA Demarcation Measures'  New Indian Express1 month ago
Indian Express

Supreme Court panel says no to mega rail link through Western Ghats

Supreme Court underlined that the net present value of the modified requirement of 727 hectares of forest land for the project works out to Rs 7,426 crore ? more than triple the project cost. TheRs 2,315-crore Hubli-Ankola railway line, cutting ...
 Indian Express1 week ago SC puts brakes on mega rail link through Western Ghats  MSN India1 week ago

Fragmented forests threaten aerial acrobats of the insect world

The arrival of the monsoon signals many changes in the landscape of the Western Ghats and also heralds the arrival of a group of winged visitors all the way from the African coast.
 Times of India1 week ago

Profit and ruin along the Western Ghats

One of my daughter's baby books was That's Good! That's Bad! by Margery Cuyler. For everything that happened, there was a flip side—good for bad, bad for good. Life is often like that. Sitting here looking out at possibly the planet's most ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
Times of India

Bats losing the battle against deforestation in Western Ghats

A number of bat species are losing the battle against increasing human presence, growing agricultural land use and deforestation in the Western Ghats, says a new study. The researchers found that while bats do not favour tea plantations, some species can ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Deforestation serious threat to bats in India  Prokerala1 week ago
Times of India

ESA Notification on Western Ghats region will incorporate suggestions of all six states

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday assured MPs from the Western Ghats region that the notification on 'ecologically sensitive area' (ESA) will incorporate suggestions of all six states in the earmarked zone and 'no go' area restrictions will not affect ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago MPs put forth demands on Western Ghats  DNA3 weeks ago States views to figure in Western Ghats rules  Times of India3 weeks ago MPs assured pro-people approach to handle issue of 'ecologically sensitive area' in Western Ghats  Times of India3 weeks ago
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