Effective implementation of the law and prosecution of offenders requires forest officers to understand the rules, says author Praveen Bhargav
12 Jun 2019
The state government has notified the expansion of two protected areas and formation of a new conservation reserve in Karnataka.
08 Jun 2019
Various conditions turn impediment for civic body’s plans; greens ask to include all in process
12 May 2019
The large scale extraction of wild bamboo in the reserve forests of Koppa division has artisans and environmentalists divided.
30 Apr 2019
While North Karnataka is known as the Lingayat heartland, Old Mysore is the Vokkaliga bastion with selection of candidates being purely done on caste basis.
29 Mar 2019
A first of its kind tree census using the latest available technology will take off on a pilot basis in Jayanagar here on Sunday.
17 Mar 2019
This has resulted in many citizens opting for chemical pest control to get rid of bees rather than opting for the environment-friendly methods.
19 Feb 2019
So, if in one part, the permission had been asked for 44 trees to be axed, it was 49 in the next.
13 Feb 2019
Shrinking forest area and vanishing corridors have led to herds of elephants are being sighted on major roads in the outskirts of Bengaluru.
06 Jan 2019
There are hardly two-three people in the board who have the credibility to serve on it.
05 Jan 2019
More than 50,000 citizens have raised objections against the government’s move to reduce the Eco Sensitive Zone (ESZ) of the Bannerghatta National Park.
01 Jan 2019
The work was taken up by BMRCL contractors who transplanted 37 trees that were located on the median near Jedimara signal, JP Nagar 3rd Phase.
01 Nov 2018
The contour trenches here might have played a vital role, while elephant-proof trenches, where large amounts of water got accumulated, may also have played a role.
03 Oct 2018