tree plantation

Will buy 2,000 buses, launch tree plantation drive to check pollution: Arvind Kejriwal

Will buy 2,000 buses, launch tree plantation drive to check pollution: Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi government will start a large-scale tree plantation drive as part of efforts to reduce air pollution in the national capital, Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday.

Feb 07, 2018, 19:51 PM IST
Is the downfall of deforestation near? Aussie engineer has it all planned with this drone! - This is how

Is the downfall of deforestation near? Aussie engineer has it all planned with this drone! - This is how

More than 15 billion trees are lost to the world every year as civilisation continues to expand.

Jun 25, 2017, 13:34 PM IST
Tree plantation not a substitute to cut CO2 emissions, says study

Tree plantation not a substitute to cut CO2 emissions, says study

Plants suck CO2 out of the atmosphere to build their woody roots, stems and leaves.

May 20, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Maharashtra to appoint 1 crore 'tree ambassadors' to conserve forests

Maharashtra to appoint 1 crore 'tree ambassadors' to conserve forests

Lauding the dedicated efforts of forest officials and the staff in making the earlier tree plantation drive in July a great success, Mungntiwar assured them all cooperation in their endeavour for forest and wildlife conservation.

Sep 30, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Massive tree plantation drive in Ghaziabad

The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) on Sunday launched a massive drive to plant 31,000 trees in the city.

Aug 02, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Govt to convert 90,000 kms of NH into green corridors: Gadkari

 To transform India's 90,000 kms of national highways into green corridors, the government will soon implement an ambitious policy under which one per cent of the road construction cost will go towards planting trees.

Jul 03, 2015, 23:32 PM IST

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.

May 05, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

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.

Oct 27, 2014, 15:33 PM IST

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.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

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.

Nov 21, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

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.

Aug 22, 2013, 19:27 PM IST

Tree plantation may not fight global warming

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

May 26, 2011, 14:24 PM IST

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.

Sep 29, 2010, 22:04 PM IST

`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."

Dec 09, 2009, 23:08 PM IST