Bhitarkanika mangroves

Encroachers gain amid mangrove loss in Odisha's Bhitarkanika

The issue of encroachments and illegal construction in mangrove forest surfaced after locals sought demolition of all unauthorised structures recently.

published on : 28th August 2021

Odisha: Bhitarkanika's mangrove ecosystem may suffer due to reduced freshwater supply

Besides the indirect influence through loss of mangroves, salinity also directly impacts fish development and growth.

published on : 26th August 2021