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'Provide Adequate Compensation'

HASSAN:People and elected representatives opposed the implementation of Kasturirangan Committee report on Western Ghats without adequate compensations to affected people. At a meeting of a cabinet sub-committee comprising Tourism Minister R V ... New Indian Express, 13 hours ago
Divergent views on Western Ghats report The Hindu, 13 hours ago

Demarcate landscapes in the Western Ghats

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Govt. urged to give priority to conducting survey of villages marked as eco-sensitive Shobha Karandlaje, Udupi-Chikkamagaluru MP, said on Friday that the State government should give priority to conducting ...
 The Hindu1 day ago Now, Rs 10cr plan to demarcate eco-sensitive zones in Western Ghats  Times of India2 months ago

State says no to tiger reserve in Kudremukh

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The government is against evicting tribal families living in the Western Ghats, accordingto Minister of Forests B. Ramanath Rai. The State government has decided to keep in abeyance the Centre's clearance ...
 The Hindu1 day ago

Govt not serious about report on Western Ghats: Karandlaje

The BJP on Tuesday accused the State government of being lackadaisical in dealing with the Kasturirangan report on the WesternGhats. Addressing a press conference here, party MP and former minister Shobha Karandlaje said the government's lack of enthusiasm ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago State Cabinet committee to tour Western Ghats from January 21  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Cabinet Sub-Committee to tour Western Ghat areas  The Hindu2 weeks ago

Cabinet sub-committee on Kasturirangan Panel report to hold public meeting on Jan 27

MANGALURU: A cabinet sub-committee constituted to go in to pros and cons of declaring villages along the Western Ghats as ecologically sensitive areas will visit Dakshina Kannada on January 27. The sub-committee comprises of B Ramanath Rai, minister ...
 Times of India3 days ago Snippets From the Winter Session  New Indian Express1 month ago

Rare bird sighted in Rajapalayam

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Broad-tailed grass bird, a species endemic to the Western Ghats, found near Rajapalayam during the Pongal bird count. -Photo: Sharan Venkatesh A group of young birders have spotted the Broad-tailed grass ...
 The Hindu2 days ago

Question Corner

Neela Kurinji in Western Ghats bloom once in twelve years, why? C. George Varghese, Thrissur, Kerala. Neela Kurinji or Strobilanthes kunthianus is a shrub predominantly found in the Shola forests of Western Ghats and Nilgiri Hills of South ...
 The Hindu3 days ago

Demand to reject Kasturirangan panel report on Western Ghats

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Ramanatha Rai, Minister for Forests and Environment, speaking at a meeting in Shivamogga on Tuesday.— Photo: VAIDYA Govt. will convey its stand to Centre after taking public opinion Elected ...
 The Hindu4 days ago

2,226 now: Tiger numbers grow by 30% in 4 years

The southern states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala of the Western Ghats landscape recorded nearly one-third of the country's total number of big cats, according to latest tiger census. Karnataka has the highest number of tigers in India, home to 70% of ...
 Economic Times4 days ago
Deccan Herald

Karnataka leads country in tiger count

A single ecological continuum spread across three states of India in the biodiversity rich Western Ghats region holds the worlds single-largest tiger population, according to a government report. The latest tiger census report released today said that the ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago PTI - TIGER-STATES - Western Ghats zone holds world's single-largest tiger population  Namibia Press Agency5 days ago Western Ghats hold world's single-largest tiger population  Mid Day4 days ago Western Ghats zone holds world's single-largest tiger population: Report  Economic Times4 days ago
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