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The judges raised concern over felling of 109 trees which were 30 meters away from the alignment of the proposed Chennai-Salem highway.
Even as activists are aghast at the felling of palm trees, Minister OS Manian defended the officials saying palm trees, which are considered.
Nearly 100 trees cut to stop erosion along banks of Kollidam damaged by floods; officials say lives more important.
Three organisations came together to record the impact on biodiversity if BDA cuts trees in its Indiranagar complex for a redevelopment project; BBMP says plan is not yet final.
Speaking to reporters on Thursday, he said, “Palm tree is our State tree. It has various uses and commercial values.
The World Vegetable Centre (WorldVeg for short) has been conducting research and development to improve home gardens for over 30 years in South Asia.
The responsibility of the educator becomes more and more serious, more and more committed, more and more concerned with the education of his students.
On Friday, a team of Agriculture department, led by Assistant Agriculture Officer Pradosh Behera, had visited the spot and collected samples from roots and leaves of the affected trees.
The experts and the civic authorities now hope that the advertisements nailed to trees too would be stopped and violators will be severely penalised.
Trees, which were uprooted during the pre-monsoon showers and gusty wind, are yet to be removed from various areas in West Kochi.
Sources said the trees are being felled for setting up the Central Poultry Development Organisation (CPDO) for eastern region in the area.
Inspections are being done to check whether the tracks have developed cracks or have been damaged due to the rust.
The Forest department is turning to technology to prevent theft of sandalwood trees grown in various forest areas of the state.
An order passed by Deputy Commissioner Srividya P I’s office instructed the forest department to clear the way marked for CM’s visit by uprooting trees that are at a risk of falling.
The national capital Territory of Delhi is to have a wall of nearly 31 lakh native trees encircling it soon to shield it from frequent dust storms coming from Rajasthan and enveloping and choking it.