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It’s hot and more than what that heat index tells you.(Aug 17, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (August 16, 2022)
Activists show lacuna in Assam PCCF’s notification on elephant microchips to prevent illegal transport.(Aug 12, 2022)
Centre notifies India’s 31st elephant reserve in Tamil Nadu. (Aug 12, 2022)
World Elephant Day: Why conservation efforts in Africa evoke opposing reactions. (Aug 12, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (August 12, 2022)
Air pollution will harm brain development, 9 of 10 people breathe polluted air. (Aug 11, 2022)
Cheetah relocation: Wild cats likely to arrive Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno by end of August. (Aug 11, 2022)
Hot nights due to climate change will increase death rate by six times: Study. (Aug 10, 2022)
‘We’re portrayed as Maoists, jailed for protesting’: 18 Gariaband villages refuse to give up fight for forest rights. (Aug 10, 2022)
Australia shivers as winter ends; spring to be wet due to negative Indian Ocean Dipole, La Nina. (Aug 10, 2022)
Extreme weather unabated: Third-hottest July took Antarctic sea ice to its minimum since 1979. (Aug 10, 2022)
Has Odisha’s Bhitarkanika reached a saturation point for its estuarine crocodiles? Experts say yes. (Aug 09, 2022)
World Lion Day: Asiatic lions used to inhabit most of southwest Asia & India. (Aug 09, 2022)
Assess marine biodiversity before permitting deep-sea mining: Experts. (Aug 09, 2022)
July 2022 marks the 3rd hottest on record for the US. (Aug 09, 2022)
NASA highlights loss of mangrove cover on Katchal island in the Nicobars. (Aug 09, 2022)
Third heatwave of this summer hits Europe, may be prolonged but less intense than July. (Aug 09, 2022)
Inflation Reduction Act: Experts cautious as US Senate passes landmark climate investment bill. (Aug 08, 2022)
Data on plant ‘sweat’ might help predict wildfire severity. (Aug 08, 2022)
Clean impression: Ironers in Bengaluru ditch coal irons for LPG alternatives to beat harmful fumes. (Aug 07, 2022)
Wildlife Protection Amendment Bill: Why ‘religious or any other purpose’ clause has enraged animal activists. (Aug 05, 2022)
Tackling marine plastic pollution. (Aug 05, 2022)
Dry beginning: Scanty June rain means delayed Kharif; and it’s becoming common. (Aug 05, 2022)
These 2 Odisha villages wrangle over forest land, but maintain harmony. (Aug 05, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (August 4, 2022).
Over 1,500 people died in elephant attacks in last 3 years, maximum casualties in Odisha. (Aug 04, 2022)
‘Treasure map’ of ants may help experts discover new species in India. (Aug 04, 2022)
2 largest US reservoirs at ‘dangerously low levels’: UNEP. (Aug 04, 2022)
Tonga volcano spews enough water to fill 58,000 pools into stratosphere, likely to add to global warming. (Aug 04, 2022)
Clear signs: 1.5°C warmer world to be catastrophic for India. (Aug 04, 2022)
Can upcoming vulture centre near Gorakhpur revive UP’s numbers?. (Aug 03, 2022)
India’s updated climate pledge to Paris Agreement gets Union Cabinet nod. (Aug 03, 2022)
Only 7% of total legacy waste in Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill is bio-mined: Report. (Aug 02, 2022)
Forest losses occur primarily in lower-income tropical countries: Study. (Aug 03, 2022)
Half of Europe at risk of drought, power generation hit too: Report. (Aug 03, 2022)
Eucalyptus, acacia and teak, not Sal: Why CAG is critical of Odisha’s afforestation efforts (Aug 02, 2022)
India set to get new biodiversity law; will it have teeth. (Aug 02, 2022)
Himalayan birds at higher risk of losing unique traits: Study. (Aug 02, 2022)
What will Supreme Court judgement on Aravalli mean for forest conservation? (Aug 02, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: Driest July on record for east and North East India. (Aug 01, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (Aug 01, 2022)
Researchers identify fungus for pyrene remediation. (Aug 01, 2022)
NDC compliance not enough, world may still be 2.5°C warmer by 2100: Study. (Aug 01, 2022)
Climate change likely to trigger frequent and severe volcanic eruptions: Studies (July 31, 2022)
Nepal’s tigers triple: India had and will continue to have a role to play, say experts (July 29, 2022)
Blame climate change! UK heatwaves became 10 times more likely. (July 29, 2022)
UN declares access to clean, healthy environment as universal human right (July 29, 2022)
New FCA rules not in compliance with FRA, endanger rights of tribals and forest dwellers. (July 29, 2022)
Manipur govt orders floating homestays off Loktak; Locals demand rollback (July 29, 2022)
Simultaneous heatwaves across 5 continents: What’s unfolding in front of us (July 29, 2022)
World Tiger Day: The tiger was not endemic to India; it came here from China (July 29, 2022)
World Tiger Day: The cats have gone extinct in 3 southeast Asian countries; here is why (July 29, 2022)
World Overshoot Day: World has already overshot nature’s budget for rest of the year (July 28, 2022)
UK likely to face drought in August; Residents urged to use water wisely. (July 28, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: Northwest India to get heavy rain from July 28; rest of country to take a break . (July 28, 2022)
Severe heatwave in Mediterranean Sea for 70 days, mass mortalities in marine life expected (July 28, 2022)
World Nature Conservation Day: These 5 communities of India preserve ecology in their own distinct ways (July 28, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (July 27, 2022)
Changes to Forest Conservation Rules dilute forest rights, say tribal communities. (July 27, 2022)
Chinkara antelope are dying in the Thar’s traditional pastures; Here is why.(July 27, 2022)
Change in rainfall patterns is behind regular floods in Rajasthan. (July 27, 2022)
UN lays down guidelines to protect children displaced by climate change (July 26, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (July 26, 2022)
Megadrought in Chile: Both natural climate factors, human-induced global warming to blame. (July 26, 2022)
Parliamentary Digest (July 25, 2022): Centre does not reveal lion relocation sites.
Europe, Asia witnessed record-breaking temperatures last week. (July 25, 2022)
Just 3 of 1,000 queries in Parliament during last 2 decades on climate change: Study (July 25, 2022)
Aarey: Metro car shed project supporters, opponents lock horns online; accuse and justify. (July 22, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (July 22, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: Could long-term trend be causing huge variation in rainfall. (July 22, 2022)
Human activities responsible for extreme heatwave events, says new study. (July 22, 2022)
Bright spots in backyard: Now India’s neighbours do their bit to up tiger count. (July 22, 2022)
Migratory monarch butterflies officially declared ‘endangered’, but there’s hope. (July 22, 2022)
Heatwave grips US too, ‘excessive heat warning’ for some areas. (July 21, 2022)
How not to solve the climate change problem. (July 21, 2022)
Climate change alters how plants go about their lives; here’s how. (July 21, 2022)
‘Climate change has nothing to do with ideologies’: Europe battles wildfires. (July 21, 2022)
Portion of NCC airstrip in Kerala’s Idukki caves in amid heavy rain. (July 21, 2022)
France wildfires displace 37,000; air quality dips. (July 21, 2022)
New Delhi and Windhoek sign MoU to bring 8 cheetahs to India. (July 20, 2022)
Why Karnataka politicians are wrong in opposing Western Ghats ESA. (July 20, 2022)
Stay away from Congo’s ‘carbon bomb’ auction, Greenpeace urges Big Oil. (July 20, 2022)
Africa Protected Areas Congress puts spotlight on protection and conservation of biodiversity. (July 20, 2022)
Australia’s mean temperature rises, finds government ‘State of the Environment’ report. (July 20, 2022)
Cloudburst in Himachal village adjacent to Indo-Tibetan border, heavy losses for farmers. (July 19, 2022).
Rising tides again destroy livelihoods in Bangladesh’s coastal areas. (July 19, 2022)
One in three species threatened with extinction, action needed, says study. (July 19, 2022)
Tigers have killed 11 this year in Uttarakhand; but don’t blame the animal, say experts. (July 19, 2022)
Heavy rain triggered 10,000 landslides in Maharashtra in July 2021: Study. (July 19, 2022)
Karnataka home minister opposes Kasturirangan Report on ESA, calls it ‘unscientific’. (July 18, 2022)
Monsoon Session: Here's a list of green bills likely to be tabled in Parliament. (July 18, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (July 18, 2022)
DTE Explains: The science of cloudbursts. (July 18, 2022)
Europe burns: National Emergency declared in UK; wildfires in France, Spain, Portugal. (July 18, 2022)
Too hot to sleep? Nights are warming faster than days as Earth heats up. (July 18, 2022)
No one-size-fits-all approach to human-crocodilian conflict globally: Delegates at IUCN meet. (July 15, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (July 15, 2022)
Does tropical ozone hole exist? Experts are divided. (July 15, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders-July 14 (July 15, 2022)
US emissions inflict $1.9 trillion in global losses. (July 14, 2022)
Can unmarked individuals of a species inhabiting rugged terrain be estimated? Study on Asiatic Black Bears shows how. (July 14, 2022)
Forest conservation & consent: How Gram Sabhas halted risky projects in the past. (July 14, 2022)
Community forest rights at work: Chhattisgarh’s Chargaon reaps benefits in first year itself. (July 14, 2022)
Western Europe bakes; United Kingdom, France, Italy and Iberian Peninsula on edge. (July 13, 2022)
CoP27 will be ‘implementation CoP’: Egypt CoP27 Presidency. (July 13, 2022)
Study gains new insights into a fundamental question in geology. (July 12, 2022)
From 19% seasonal deficit to 106% excess rain in 24 hours: Warning signals from Gujarat. (July 11, 2022)
IPBES9 assessment reports: Conservation vs use vs sustainable use?. (July 11, 2022)
Villagers unaware of forest rights find it ‘too good to be true’. (July 11, 2022)
Extremely dry winter in Western Mediterranean due to expansion of ‘Azores High’. (July 11, 2022)
Sixth mass extinction: IPBES9 report stresses on sustainable wildlife management. (July 11, 2022)
Unchecked emissions may double child mortality due to heat in Africa. (July 11, 2022)
Mattewara forest project raises hackles in Punjab. (July 10, 2022)
Sustainable use of wild species can meet needs of billions: IPBES 9 report. (July 8, 2022)
Forest rights good for forests too: This Odisha village shows how. (July 8, 2022)
Climate change was partly responsible for May floods, landslides in Brazil. (July 8, 2022)
How Nagri, a modern nagar panchayat in Chhattisgarh, fought for its traditional forest boundary. (July 8, 2022)
India’s lakes, reservoirs evaporating faster & climate change may be to blame: Report. (July 8, 2022)
Himalayan wolf a major livestock predator, though not by choice: Study. (July 7, 2022)
The Forest Rights Act and self-help transformed this remote Odisha tribal village; here is how. (July 7, 2022)
How the struggle for forest rights united a nagar panchayat & divided another in Chhattisgarh. (July 7, 2022)
Is India ready: CSE finds worrying signs of heat stress. (July 7, 2022)
There’s a human hand in every tenth elephant death in Odisha. (July 7, 2022)
Revisiting 2019 Aarey forest study: Why Metro project is a threat to biodiversity park. (July 6, 2022)
Climate litigations: Global South catching up with hotspot United States. (July 6, 2022)
Tightening emission standards for ‘baby’ boilers: A much awaited step. (July 6, 2022)
Heavy rainfall due to climate change increasing landslides, say experts. (July 6, 2022)
How the struggle for forest rights united a nagar panchayat & divided another in Chhattisgarh. (July 5, 2022)
Bonn biodoversity summit: Time to reimagine conservation to ensure sustainable use of wild species, say environmentalists. (July 5, 2022)
DTE tracks trafficking: Droughts, migrating parents leave Marathwada girls vulnerable. (July 4, 2022)
Urbanisation, low profitability: Why prices of tamarind leaves in Andhra Pradesh have rocketed. (July 4, 2022)
Aarey back to square one: Green lobby readies to take on Shinde government.(July 4, 2022)
IPBES9: Bonn to host major global biodiversity seminar from July 3 (July 2, 2022)
Australian bushfire season 27 days longer than 40 yrs ago: Report. (July 1, 2022)
India’s ban on select single-use plastic items: A start but still a long way from blanket ban. (July 1, 2022)
Cost of climate action: Africa needs $2.8 trillion from 2020-2030 to meet goals, says report . (July 1, 2022)
Climate crisis: even temporarily overshooting 2°C would cause permanent damage to Earth’s species. (June 30, 2022)
Oceans Great Dying 2.0: Heatwaves sweep the oceans. (June 29, 2022)
UN Ocean Conference: Experts call for ending policy blindspot to avert ‘ocean emergency’. (June 29, 2022)
Sea-level rise: 6 states in US may lose 83% coastal marshes (June 28, 2022)
Oceans Great Dying 2.0: Earth’s climate moderator is warming, faster. (June 28, 2022)
Commonwealth adopts ‘Living Lands Charter’ for future generations. (June 27, 2022)
Microplastics help viruses survive longer in water, remain infectious: Study. (June 27, 2022)
Global Biodiversity Framework: What happened in Nairobi? (June 27, 2022)
Environment Performance Index: Yale counters India’s claim that report was based on unscientific methods. (June 27, 2022)
Halving pesticide use, dismantling dams: EU’s ambitious draft law to restore nature. (June 25, 2022)
Africa needs to double energy investments to achieve energy, climate goals by 2030: IEA. (June 24, 2022)
DTE Ground Report: Flood camps have become second homes for people in Assam. (June 24, 2022)
Biodiversity loss to raise India’s bankruptcy risk 29%. (June 24, 2022)
Dense fog episodes twice more frequent in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh than Delhi-NCR: Study. (June 24, 2022)
Multilateral fund offers $5.33 billion over 4 years to help solve biodiversity woes. (June 23, 2022)
India’s rivers are heating up due to climate change, shows study. (June 23, 2022)
Biodiversity framework: Ambitions running amok at negotiations ahead of CoP15. (June 22, 2022)
Cement carbon dioxide emissions quietly double in 20 years. (June 22, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: The North East may be deluged, but the west coast is dry; here is why. (June 21, 2022)
Include wetland conservation in upcoming biodiversity, climate change negotiations: Experts. (June 21, 2022)
Better quality of judges, exposure to economic issues: What NITI Aayog-funded study of SC, NGT orders prescribes. (June 20, 2022)
Climate change, poor planning: Why Assam’s floods are getting worse. (June 20, 2022)
23,700,000: That's how many people climate change forced out of their homes in 2021. (June 20, 2022)
India's climate targets ambitious, reflect commitment to global good: Bhupender Yadav. (June 19, 2022)
New Understanding of Earth’s Architecture: Updated Maps of Tectonic Plates. (June 19, 2022)
Four million people affected by ‘double floods’ within a month in Bangladesh’s Sylhet division. (June 18, 2022)
The hunt in Mudumalai: Missteps during 2021 tiger capture hold lessons (June 18, 2022)
Bring back wolves, lynxes to Britain and Ireland, study urges. (June 17, 2022)
This World Crocodile Day, South Asian countries should think of cooperating to conserve them: Experts. (June 17, 2022)
Climate frontline: Barents Sea around Svalbard, Franz Josef Land warming 7 times faster than globe, says study. (June 16, 2022)
Bonn climate conference: Loss and damage discussions nothing but ‘talk shop’. (June 16, 2022)
World Sea Turtle Day 2022: Here are 10 ways in which we can prevent them from becoming bycatch (June 16, 2022)
Air pollution in fast-growing African cities presents a risk of premature death. (June 15, 2022)
Red Sanders in AP: Lawyers question rationale for special court to try smuggling cases (June 15, 2022)
Are Earth’s natural climatic patterns changing? An uncharacteristic La Nina may be a sign. (June 14, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders. (June 14, 2022)
‘Air pollution cuts India’s average life expectancy by 5 years’ (June 14, 2022)
Paper tiger? Punjab Pollution Control Board not able to recover environmental fines imposed in last 2 years. (June 14, 2022)
Bonn climate conference: Glasgow ‘colonial’ pact shifts burden of climate change to developing countries, say parties.(June 14, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (June 13, 2022)
“Viral Dark Matter” Could Help Mitigate Climate Change – Here’s How. (June 13, 2022)
Exact dates of African cheetahs’ arrival in India not confirmed: Official.(June 11, 2022)
Clash over ‘Green Gold’: Chhattisgarh tribals to file FIR against forest official over tendu leaf collection. (June 10, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (June 10, 2022)
Warmer waters can drive higher predation rates: Study.(June 10, 2022)
Activists point to ‘frightening trend’ of wild elephants being brought into captive elephant trade.(June 10, 2022)
Fifth-hottest May again drives home reality to warming world. (June 9, 2022)
Warmer subsurface waters in Bay of Bengal likely fuelled Amphan super cyclone: Study.(June 9, 2022)
Hasdeo Aranya: Chhattisgarh government puts three mining projects on hold ‘indefinitely’.(June 9, 2022)
In a first, New Zealand proposes to tax farmers for livestock burps.(June 9, 2022)
Nigeria fares poorly in the Environment Performance Index 2022.(June 9, 2022)
Commission for Air Quality Management orders phase-out of coal in Delhi-NCR by January 1, 2023.(June 8, 2022)
A monsoon without rains in week since official declaration.(June 8, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (June 8, 2022).
More birds flock to Chilika this summer: Is that all good news?. (June 8, 2022)
Ground report: Climate disasters in Bihar, UP make children more vulnerable to trafficking.(June 8, 2022)
Strange Giraffoid Fossil Solves Giraffe Evolutionary Mystery.(June 7, 2022)
“Ugly” Reef Fish Are Most in Need of Conservation Support Due to Their Ecological Traits and Evolutionary History. (June 7, 2022)
Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders.(June 7, 2022)
SC order on eco-sensitive zone has no scientific basis, case-to-case ESZ needed, say experts. (June 7, 2022)
Upcoming Adani plant in Jharkhand to sell power to Bangladesh, will make its economy suffer: Report.(June 7, 2022)
Bonn Climate Conference begins with tense stand-off on ‘Loss and Damage’. (June 6, 2022)
Climate change victim: How high temperatures, drought have endangered this Kalahari bird.(June 6, 2022)
Chilika lake has 176 fishing cats, survey reveals. (June 6, 2022)
Air pollution linked to higher risk of severe Covid-19: Study. (June 6, 2022)
New Class of Unusual Reactive Substances Detected in Atmospheric Chemistry.(June 5, 2022)
Carbon dioxide levels highest in human history. (June 4, 2022)
Unprecedented ozone levels have made Delhi air more toxic: CSE analysis. (June 3, 2022)
Extreme weather events in India may be transporting more plastic litter into oceans, warn experts. (June 3, 2022)
State of India’s Environment in figures: India recorded 280 heat wave days across 16 states in 2022 — most in decade. (June 2, 2022)
DTE launches annual ‘State of India’s Environment In Figures’. (June 2, 2022)
Bihar adds elephant centre to Valmiki Tiger Reserve, experts see challenges. (June 1, 2022)
Climate change denial: ExxonMobil may face trial. (June 1, 2022)
Stockholm syndrome: What should ‘+50’ be about. (June 1, 2022)
Looking back at Stockholm 1972: What Indira Gandhi said half a century ago on man & environment. (May 31, 2022)
India’s forests, soil can store additional 7 billion tonnes of carbon: Study. (May 31, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: Kerala, Odisha, West Bengal stare at deficit rainfall. (May 31, 2022)
50 years since Stockhom conference: The summer lingers. (May 31, 2022)
Etalin hydel: Experts warn of biodiversity loss in Dibang Valley in letter to forest advisory panel. (May 31, 2022)
Monsoon 2022: Expect a delay, first 2 months may be dry. (May 31, 2022)
World no tobacco day: Tobacco impacts environment, not just health. (May 30, 2022)
1 in 4 deaths among children could be averted by improving environmental factors: UNICEF. (May 30, 2022)
Least Developed Countries want major emitters, G20 to increase climate efforts. (May 30, 2022)
Study Shows Siberian Tundra Could Virtually Disappear by Mid-Millennium.(May 29, 2022)
Hummingbirds May Struggle To Go Any Further Uphill To Evade Climate Change.(May 29, 2022)
More Damaging Than Previously Thought: Glaciers Might Not Be Able To Recover From Climate Change.(May 27, 2022)
Kosi River course change not natural; here’s why.(May 27, 2022)
India to witness a ‘dry’ start to southwest monsoon: IMD.(May 27, 2022)
Share of non-CO2 pollutants contributing to global warming almost as much as carbon dioxide: Study.(May 26, 2022)
Polluting coal power plants may get blanket 20-year extension of compliance deadlines.(May 26, 2022)
DTE Investigation: CPCB failed to recover fines from Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Reliance, Adani in last 30 years.(May 26, 2022)
Unprecedented early heatwaves in India, Pakistan 30 times more likely in 2022 due to climate change: Scientists .(May 25, 2022)
Wildfire, Drought, and Insects: Climate Change Increases Risks of Tree Death.(May 24, 2022)
Into the ocean twilight zone: How new technology is revealing the secrets of an under-researched undersea world.(May 24, 2022)
G20 climate goals just won't do the job, claims new report.(May 24, 2022)
Kolkata unveils biodiversity register: First among major Indian metros.(May 23, 2022)
Frequent extreme weather events may lead to decline in Olive Ridley turtle population: Experts.(May 23, 2022)
How disasters, poverty fuel human trafficking.(May 23, 2022)
Iraq's orange sky is a red flag. Here's why.(May 23, 2022)
How to fight deseritification: Here’s what the 15th COP to UNCCD agreed on.(May 21, 2022)
Lahbera: How the last Santhal settlement of Dhanbad is fighting for survival.(May 20, 2022)
Study Finds That Climate Change Will Negatively Impact Human Sleep Around the World.(May 20, 2022)
No relief in sight: Northwest India to swelter till July, say experts.(May 19, 2022)
A poor pre-monsoon: 88 Indian districts have not received any rains, drought-like situation in 12 states.(May 19, 2022)
India had world's highest pollution-related deaths in 2019: Report.(May 19, 2022)
NGT orders stay on Draft Shimla Development Plan 2041.(May 19, 2022)
Sea levels along Indian coast rising at faster rate than global average: WMO report.(May 18, 2022)
Global CO2 concentration in atmosphere hit new high in May 2nd week: Report.(May 18, 2022)
En route to climate catastrophe? 4 major indicators broke records in 2021, says WMO.(May 18, 2022)
Warming Arabian Sea may be behind sudden, erratic rainfall in pockets of Kerala: Study.(May 18, 2022)
Sharp contrast: Bihar to face heatwave and heavy rainfall simultaneously, alerts IMD.(May 17, 2022)
India’s 52nd tiger reserve, Ramgarh Vishdhari notified.(May 16, 2022)
Need to triple investments for restoring degraded land by 2030: Seoul Declaration.(May 16, 2022)
Monsoon 2022 may be early, but will it be evenly spread.(May 16, 2022)
Iridescent Skin: New book explores role of cage diving in demystifying, conserving white sharks.(May 15, 2022)
World Migratory Birds Day: How are India’s winged guests doing.(May 13, 2022)
Unyielding heatwaves: Temperatures may soar to 50°C as conditions worsen over northwest India, Pakistan.(May 13, 2022)
Monsoon coming sooner to India, courtesy cyclones Asani and Karim.(May 12, 2022)
Sweltering summers: India must safeguard workforce from heatwaves, warn experts.(May 12, 2022)
Once upon a time whales walked liked us; here’s what happened next.(May 11, 2022)
Desertification: ‘Droughts reduced India’s GDP by up to 5% in 20 years’.(May 11, 2022)
Asani update: Cyclone to dissipate into sea after moving parallel to Andhra coast.(May 11, 2022)
Replenishment study of riverbed sand must for sand mining in Uttar Pradesh: NGT.(May 11, 2022)
Climate change pushing pine beauty moth northward in Finland 50 years ahead of predictions.(May 10, 2022)
Desertification: Food systems under scrutiny as 12 million Ha of lands lost annually.(May 10, 2022)
Instal bird diverters on overhead power-lines by July 20: Supreme Court to Rajasthan, Gujarat.(May 10, 2022)
World may temporarily breach 1.5°C in the next five years: WMO.(May 10, 2022)
Twins: Cyclone Karim brews in southern Indian Ocean as Asani circles north of equator.(May 10, 2022)
Cyclone Asani not to hit West Bengal, confirms IMD.(May 9, 2022)
Odisha authorities keep vigil though Cyclone Asani to skirt coast.(May 9, 2022)
Why pruning of timber tree species is a strict no-no.(May 9, 2022)
Cyclone Asani may not make landfall at all.(May 8, 2022)
Brazilian scientists warn that the Pantanal is at risk of collapse.(May 8, 2022)
Earth’s Most Efficient Natural Storage System: Land-Building Marsh Plants Are Champions of Carbon Capture.(May 7, 2022)
Most Extreme Heatwaves Ever Recorded Globally – Revealed in New Research.(May 7, 2022)
Cyclone Asani to hit coast between Visakhapatnam and Bhubaneswar on May 10.(May 6, 2022)
UP’s SEIAA not working to its full potential, report by NGT-appointed joint committee says.(May 6, 2022)
Most of India’s export emissions from cattle and sheep, import emissions from oil crops: Study.(May 6, 2022)
Hathi Mitras: Chhattisgarh’s solution to tackling human-elephant conflict.(May 6, 2022)
Global warming: 400 million tonnes CO2 pumped to atmosphere a year from this source the world is blind to.(May 6, 2022)
Deforestation embargoes in Brazilian Amazon not followed in over 85% area: Report.(May 5, 2022)
Land-based pathogens may hitch a ride on microplastics to oceans: Study.(May 4, 2022)
Coping with heatwave: How Odisha villages use natural measures. (May 4, 2022)
Climate change: West African countries mark $294 billion to meet challenge.(May 3, 2022)
Global Forest Resource Assessment: Tropical forests the size of Europe lost in first 20 years of this century.(May 3, 2022)
Conservation goals: Kerala community uses solar energy to protect sandalwood reserve from smugglers. (May 3, 2022)
State of the World’s Forests 2022: 10% of total forest area on Earth lost in 30 years.(May 2, 2022)
First pre-monsoon cyclone may intensify by May 6, says IMD.(May 2, 2022)
Nearly a fifth of reptiles face risk of extinction, says study .(May 2, 2022)
Will May bring respite from heat? Here’s what IMD predicts.(Apr 30, 2022)
Bhupender Yadav launches field manual for forest staffers to manage human-elephant conflict.(Apr 29, 2022)
Activists at Berlin conference call out German, Western complicity in funding Fortress Conservation. (April 29, 2022)
Climate change is real: Strong cyclones to reduce in Bay of Bengal, rise in Arabian Sea by 2050, says study.(April 28, 2022)
75 years of Kon-Tiki: ‘Thor Heyerdahl’s theory of Polynesian-indigenous American contact still relevant today’.(Apr 28, 2022)
Large share of India’s threatened endemic species in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka: Study. (April 28, 2022)
A fifth of world's reptile species deemed threatened with extinction.(Apr 27, 2022)
Women in Chhattisgarh recreate ‘Chipko movement’ to save Hasdeo Aranya.(Apr 27, 2022)
Land the size of South America will be degraded if current trends continue: UN Report.(Apr 27, 2022)
Fulfilling Increase in disasters leads to spike in intentional homicides of women: UN Report.(Apr 26, 2022)
Half of Bengal facing heatwave conditions; little respite expected soon. (April 26, 2022)
Rethink sand use, move to circular economy: UNEP. (April 26, 2022)
Climate change is real: Heatwave to hit Bihar litchi, mango farmers.(April 26, 2022)
Gir awaits locally made CDV vaccine for lions, experts divided on outcome. (April 26, 2022)
Sizzling Odisha: 26 places hit 40°C+.(Apr 25, 2022)
Industry emissions data incomplete, inaccessible on Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh websites: CPCB. (April 25, 2022)
Fulfilling CoP26 promises can limit global warming to 2°C: Study.(Apr 25, 2022)
Vanishing glaciers forests: Google’s Earth Day doodle shows how climate change altered the planet. (April 22, 2022)
David Attenborough receives the UN’s most distinguished environment award. (April 21, 2022)
Scientists discover new eel species from Kerala, Bengal.(April 20, 2022)
Bengal government plans to turn part of Ganga in Kolkata into drain in name of rejuvenation. (April 19, 2022)
Tamil Nadu prosecutes 104 manufacturers, sellers of multi-dose Diclofenac linked with vulture deaths. (April 19, 2022)
‘Water trains’ hold key to survival of 350 mugger crocodiles in Rajasthan’s Pali.(Apr 18, 2022)
Nitrogen levels on a decline in ‘nitrogen-rich world’, plants and animals may face consequences: Study. (April 18, 2022)
Changing Vegetation a Key Driver of Global Temperatures Over Last 10,000 Years. (April 16, 2022)
Deep percolation pits in Odisha forests harmful for local flora, fauna, say experts. (April 15, 2022)
Democratic Republic of Congo invites Big Oil to world’s second-largest rainforest.(April 15, 2022)
Ground-Breaking Research: The Earth Beneath Us May Be Shifting – Not Static. (April 15, 2022)
Extinction threat: Vaquita porpoise global population down to only 10. (April 15, 2022)
Monsoon: Steep fall in India’s new average rainfall. (April 14, 2022)
Kangaroos in Dooars! Is Jalpaiguri the new wildlife trafficking hub. (April 14, 2022)
May heat in March shrivels wheat: Centre to revise procurement norms. (April 14, 2022)
Good while it lasted - III: Why this is a mass extinction.(April 13, 2022)
Climate change: Southeastern Africa stares at future with extreme rainfall, floods. (April 13, 2022)
Neptune’s summer temperature drops dramatically. What may have caused this?.(April 12, 2022)
Monsoon 2022 will be ‘normal’ but highly erratic month-to-month: Skymet .(April 12, 2022)
Environmentalists protest Chhattisgarh’s green signal to mining projects in Hasdeo Aranya. (April 11, 2022)
Did unprecedented Covid deaths, funerals cause spike in Delhi’s pollution levels during second wave. (April 11, 2022)
Good while it lasted - I: 6th mass extinction underway, courtesy humans. (April 11, 2022)
Climate change will intensify pressure on Ghana’s Weija dam which provides water to Accra.(April 8, 2022)
Summer 2022: Indian cities, districts must be ready to protect vulnerable from heat stress, urges report. (April 8, 2022)
Thazhampettai: Climate change, erratic ocean currents make fishing in this Tamil Nadu village unpredictable.(April 7, 2022)
Robust Increases in “Atmospheric Thirst” Across Much of U.S. During Past 40 Years .(April 6, 2022)
Key takeaways from the IPCC report on climate change mitigation. (April 5, 2022)
Five takeaways from the UN’s latest 3,000-page climate report. (April 5, 2022)
“Hotter-Drought Fingerprint” – Can Earth’s Forests Survive Global Warming?.(Apr 5, 2022)
Supreme Court seeks update on power cables at Great Indian Bustard’s habitat.(April 5, 2022)
Almost entire global population breathes unhealthy air: WHO. (April 4, 2022)
Why the deportation of an English anthropologist has south Kerala’s fishing communities worried. (April 4, 2022)
A million Olive Ridleys have laid eggs on Odisha’s Gahirmatha, Rushikulya rookeries this year.(April 4, 2022)
India sees warmest March in 122 years, lowest rainfall since 1908. (April 2, 2022)
Corrigendum: It is Huayna, not Machu Picchu, say historians. (April 2, 2022)
UN takes note of global indigenous fire practices to control wildfires. (April 1, 2022)