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Reviving the natural coastal guards

The biodiversity of Karnataka is often represented by depicting the Western Ghats and the tigers. While the importance of both cannot be undermined, there is also the 320-km-long coastline that the state boasts of, with its magnificent rivers, lagoons, bay ... Deccan Herald, 3 hours ago

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Eco-sensitive zone villages: Kodavas ready for legal battle

Following the draft notification re-issued by the Union government on Western Ghats to declare 55 villages in Kodagu district as eco-sensitive zones, prominent leaders have upped their ante opposing it tooth and nail. At a meeting held under the aegis of ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Govt mulls 56,825-sq km eco-sensitive zone in Western Ghats  Business Standard3 weeks ago Govt proposes to declare 57k sq km of Western Ghats as eco-sensitive zone  Business Standard3 weeks ago Over 50,000 sq km area of Western Ghats identified as ecologically sensitive  One India3 weeks ago

Centre reissues draft notification on Western Ghats

The Environment Ministry has for the third time notified the proposed ecologically sensitive areas (ESAs) in the Western Ghats, despite Tamil Nadu's continued opposition to the proposal. The draft notification was reissued on February 27 as the previous ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago For a third time, Enviroment ministry issues fresh draft notification on Western Ghats  DNA3 weeks ago

Four new species of small night frogs discovered in Western Ghats

According to a report published on Tuesday, the newly discovered species that are small enough to sit on a fingernail were there in abundance but had likely been overlooked because of their size. The big discovery is a result of researchers, who spent five ...
 Zee News1 month ago Scientists discover new wasp species in Western Ghats  Zee News2 months ago New wasp species discovered  The Hindu2 months ago

Fire at Western Ghats consumes huge vegetation

Vegetation on hundreds of acres of forest was gutted in a wildfire that broke out at Kenchanakumari reserve forest, in Western Ghats, Sakleshpur taluk, Hassan district, on Tuesday. As the region is a dense forest, fire tending vehicles cannot reach the spot.
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Draft notification on conservation of Western Ghats to be

The draft notification regarding conservation of Western Ghats will soon be reissued and finalised, two Kerala MPs claimed today after meeting Union Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave. Joice George and A Sampath also said the Centre is considering ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Kasturirangan: Final notification to be delayed  Mathrubhumi1 month ago

7 new miniature night frog species found in Western Ghats

Seven new miniature frog species in the world, which can comfortably sit on a coin or a thumbnail, have been discovered by Indian scientists in the Western Ghats.
 DNA1 month ago 7 new frog species found in Western Ghats  Rediff.com1 month ago

Exploring nature through birds

Kaiga Bird Marathon, held in Uttara Kannada, provided an opportunity to watch and understand the birds of the Western Ghats, writes Pavan Kumar H. Weighing around 160-200 grams and with a wingspan of 65 to 71 cm, the Amur falcon, an inter-continental ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Digital India Expo draws crowds

Digital India Exhibition for school and college students organised on Friday and Saturday by the Western Ghats International School at Ettimadai as part of Coimbatore Vizha had participants from Indian Army, Rapid Action Force, airport, universities, ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Music to the ears: New species of songbird found

Researchers exploring the forests of Western Ghats also designate two new genera that is endemic to the region
 The Hindu2 months ago
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