Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 18:02
Concerned over destruction of Dadri wetlands in the NCR, the National Green Tribunal Wednesday issued notices to the union environment ministry and others for failing to take steps to protect the area.
Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 18:18
Dramatic climate change was previously proposed to be responsible for the disappearance of turtles from Alberta`s Drumheller area 71-million-years ago.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 16:43
Efforts for conservation of wetlands and water bodies today received a big boost with the government clearing a proposal for rolling out a new scheme for preservation of the country`s rich flora and fauna.
Last Updated: Monday, May 14, 2012, 13:38
A lone Bean Goose was sighted by a five member team comprising Zaara Kidwai, Idrish Hussain, Ashok and Satya Pal on December 1, 2011.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012, 10:23
The Pong Dam reservoir, 250 km from state capital Shimla, is one of the largest man-made wetlands in the foothills of the Himalayas.
Last Updated: Monday, June 20, 2011, 09:51
A detailed national inventory of wetlands has been prepared on the basis of satellite imagery by ISRO.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 06, 2011, 11:20
Pong wetlands, some 250 km from Shimla, are among the preferred destinations for the winged migrants.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 02, 2011, 18:26
Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said no commercial activity would
be allowed on wetlands.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 02, 2011, 16:56
Jairam Ramesh today said no commercial activity would be allowed on wetlands.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 02, 2010, 17:31
The environment ministry notified the Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Rules, 2010 to ensure better conservation and management of existing wetlands in India.
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