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Unite and save Western Ghats, greens told

When a State like Kerala, with plenty of rivers and rainfall for six months a year, is heading towards one of the worst droughts in the recent times, environmentalists across the country are concerned. One action plan to stave off droughts in the ... The Hindu, 1 day ago

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Despite pressure from greens, govt not keen on reviving Western Ghats Task Force

The state government is not keen on constituting the Western Ghats Task Force (WGTF) even after the term of the first such panel ended four years ago. This is despite the demand for it from green activists and experts. The previous BJP government had set up ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago Mangaluru: Fire in the Ghats; Sambar deer, bison at risk  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Monitor lizards being hunted across the Western Ghats  New Indian Express1 week ago Art trek for Western Ghats awareness  Bangalore Mirror1 month ago
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Scientists discovere new wasp species in Western Ghats

Image for representational purposes only- Credit: Wikipedia New Delhi: A new species of wasp, which is just 6 mm in size, has been discovered in the forests of the Wester Ghats . The new species was identified by a team of scientists ...
 ZeeNews.com1 week ago New species of wasp spotted in Western Ghats  Times of India1 week ago Scientists discover new wasp species in Western Ghats  Zee News1 week ago Kozhikode: New damselfly species discovered from Western Ghats  Times of India2 weeks ago

New wasp species discovered

A new species of wasp has been discovered from the Western Ghats, one of the biodiversity hotspots of the country. Muhamed Jafer Palot of Western Ghats Regional Centre (WGRC) of the Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), Kozhikode, said this wasp belonged to the ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Women Can Visit Agasthyakoodam Peak in Kerala, Says Forest Minister

Part of the Sahyadri ranges (Western Ghats) of mountains, Agasthyakoodam, at a height of 1,890 m above sea level, is the second highest peak in Kerala. (Image: Kerala Tourism) Thiruvananthapuram: With activists planning widespread protests ...
 News18.com1 week ago Forest Minister Clarifies, No Ban for Women on Trekking Agasthyakoodam Peak in Kerala  Outlook India1 week ago Kerala: No ban for women to visit Agasthyakoodam Peak  Indian Express1 week ago No ban for women to visit Agasthyakoodam Peak in Kerala  DNA India1 week ago

Bees feel the sting of climate change

The 1,600-km stretch of the Western Ghats traversing the six western states in India is unique in many ways. However, people in these forests have lived in complete harmony with nature for many years and show great reverence for it. The Kodava community, for ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

When the temple comes alive

A beautiful drive from Tuticorin leads to the village Thirukurungudi, nestled at the foothills of the Western Ghats. The Thiruvadivazhagiya Nambi temple, popularly known as Nambi kovil, one of the 108 divya desams of the Vaishnavaite tradition, is ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Times of India

Meet on Western Ghats conservation from today

A four-day international lake conference with a focus on conservation and sustainable management of ecologically sensitive regions in the Western Ghats will begin at Moodbidri on Wednesday. Organised by Energy and Wetlands Research Group, Centre ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago International conference on conservation, sustainable management of Western Ghats at Alva's, Moodbidri from December 28  Times of India4 weeks ago
Times of India

Maoists go for total revamp

Kozhikode: The Maoist party structure in the Western Ghats Special Zonal Committee was revamped after two of its senior leaders fell to police bullets inside Nilambur forests on November 24. A central committee member has been assigned to ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Lack of security at camp made things easy for police  Times of India1 month ago Police suspect busted camp was active for over 6 months  Times of India1 month ago

Forest officials misled MoEF team visiting Yettinahole, says petitioner

K.N. Somashekhar, the state convener of Western Ghats Samrakshana Horata Vedike, has alleged that Hassan Forest Department officials misled the team of officers from the Ministry of Environment and Forest, who visited the Yettinahole project sites ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
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