Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 17:34
With the breeding season of estuarine crocodiles fast approaching, Bhitarkanika National Park authorities in Odisha`s Kendrapara district are in a spot of bother.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 08, 2012, 15:24
India recorded a net increase of 23.34 sqkm of mangrove cover between 2009 and 2011.
Last Updated: Friday, August 26, 2011, 18:03
Indian industrialist Adi Godrej has offered 1,750 acres of land to Mumbai city for developing it as a nature reserve to protect its dwindling mangrove forests.
Last Updated: Monday, January 24, 2011, 16:21
A division bench of the Kerala High Court on Monday upheld the decision of the union environment and forests ministry to close down a controversial mangrove theme park in Kannur.
Last Updated: Monday, July 12, 2010, 18:14
An estimated 15% of the Sunderbans delta will go under the sea by 2020.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 11, 2010, 11:30
Govt is expected to make a decision on the 90-bn-rupee project on the outskirts of Navi Mumbai soon.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 04, 2010, 21:17
The Bombay High Court today directed
the district authorities not to submit a survey report made
for the purpose of slum rehabilitation scheme on a 233-acre
piece of land in suburban Dahisar.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 18:49
The Bombay High Court on Wednesday said
that no non-forest activity can be permitted in the areas
where mangroves grow, even if such areas have not been yet
declared as `protected forests`.
Last Updated: Friday, August 21, 2009, 12:45
A NASA scientist has made what is believed to be the first full assessment of the African continent’s mangrove forests.
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