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Pune landslide: Govt to conduct fresh GSI survey of Western Ghats
Sakaal Times

Pune landslide: Govt to conduct fresh GSI survey of Western Ghats

New Delhi: Government, on Friday, said the Geological Survey of India (GSI) would be asked to conduct a scientific study of the Western Ghats to prevent natural calamities like the Pune landslide. Making a suo moto statement on July 30 Pune ... Sakaal Times, 10 hours ago
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Deccan Chronicle

Enforce Rules, Educate Trekkers on Safety

A techie from Chennai who got lost during a trek in the Western Ghats near Sakleshpur in Karnataka faces the minor charge of entering a restricted forest without permission. He should consider himself lucky to have gotten off lightly with mere ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago Missing trekking techie rescued by forest staff  NetIndia123.com2 days ago Trekking into Dangers of Western Ghats  New Indian Express3 days ago Techie who went missing during trekking traced  The Hindu3 days ago

Panel on Western Ghats had warned against landslips

MUMBAI: The landslide that buried an entire village near Bhimashankar should come as little surprise. A 2011 central government report on the Western Ghats by internationally-acclaimed ecologist Dr Madhav Gadgil predicted landslides in the area ...
 Times of India1 day ago Hope flickers for those still buried  The Freepress Journal1 day ago Mudslide buries Pune village  Calcutta Telegraph2 days ago

Botanical bonanza

Rajeshwari N writes how uppage, a fruit of the Western Ghats, is helping shape lives, livelihoods and economies Every year during the monsoon, people of Benagaon, a sleepy village on the crest of the Western Ghats in Uttara Kannada district become ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago

Western Ghats home to 200 varieties of mangoes

A biodiversity survey carried out by the Centre for Environment Education (CEE) has documented and photographed 205 varieties of mangoes in the Western Ghats in Maharashtra.
 Times of India5 days ago

Study of Western Ghats will be done, says Rajnath Singh

Friday, 01 August 2014||channel:India " Rescue operations are going on round the clock even though incessant rains are hampering the rescue work. Nine teams of the NDRF (National Disaster Response Force) consisting of 380 ...
 Nerve19 hours ago New species of mayfly discovered in peninsular India  TruthDive3 days ago New mayfly species discovered in India  NewKerala.com4 days ago Infinity with nature at Western Ghats  Oman Observer2 weeks ago

Centre to go slow on Western Ghats issue

NEW DELHI: The Union government may take time to decide on Kasturi/Gadgil reports on conservation of Western Ghats. According to sources, the government has given states time till December to study about the findings in the report and get back to ...
 Kaumudi2 weeks ago Greens come together for Gadgil report  The Hindu3 weeks ago All for Gadgil report  The Hindu4 weeks ago Western Ghats: Kerala seeks more time from the Centre to remap ESAs  Down to Earth2 months ago
The Hindu

Tree turmeric on the last leg

Tree turmeric, a rare medicinal plant, is clinging for dear life through a few mature plants in the Western Ghats. A recent survey along the habitats of the species, known as Mara Manjal in local parlance, could record only 33 mature plants. The ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
The Hindu

Empower people to protect environment, says Gadgil

Environmentalist Madhav Gadgil Environmentalist Madhav Gadgil, who headed the Western Ghats Ecology Experts Panel (WGEEP), on Saturday, reiterated that a balanced economic and social development was possible only when people played their role in deciding the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago My report is based on extensive field research, Madhav Gadgil says  Times of India1 month ago Gadgil report pro-people: expert  The Hindu2 months ago Decision on Madhav Gadgil, Kasturirangan panels on June 4: Prakash Javadekar  Economic Times2 months ago

Western ghats issue: Parrikar expresses concern to Javadekar

The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has written to States in the Western Ghat region including Goa, Maharashtra and Karnataka to conduct physical survey of eco-sensitive areas in the region afresh and submit their proposal for draft ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
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