Govt approved National Agro Forestry Policy: Prakash Javadekar

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar today said the government has approved the National Agro Forestry Policy - 2014 that will help natural resource management and improve forest cover.

Tree plantation in Koraput to compensate for loss in Hudhud

To compensate for the loss of trees in Cyclone Hudhud, Jeypore forest division in Koraput district has decided to take up plantation in over 200 hectares of forest land.

200 cr trees to be planted along 1 lakh km highways: Gadkari

The government plans to plant 200 crore trees along the entire 1 lakh km National Highways network across the country to employ jobless youth.

Unique effort to educate people on tree plantation

picture board firmly placed at the front of his bi-cycle and a tin box on the carrier, a 40-year old man pedals from one village to another in Odisha`s Ganjam district, educating people about the benefits of planting a tree.

Smart City Kochi goes green, replants trees

More than 100 trees, including teak, were successfully replanted Thursday after being removed from a spot where the first IT tower of Kerala`s Smart City Kochi is coming up, an official said.

Tree plantation may not fight global warming

One helpful action anyone can take to counter global warming is to plant trees and preserve forests.

Pakistani man sets tree plantation world record

A Pakistan Army soldier has set a new world record by planting maximum number of saplings in 24 hours.

`Green ambassador` Kalam advocates tree plantation

Recognising forests as a major
C02 sink (absorber) that neutralises 11 per cent of India`s
total green house gas emissions, former President APJ Abdul
Kalam on Wednesday advocated for a "Mission: Ten billion trees."