Forest Conservation

Senior forest officer cites 'glaring inadequacies' in employment scheme approved by Chhattisgarh govt

SSD Badgaiyya cited the loopholes besides uncovering the inherent practical and technical difficulties faced during the execution of the approved construction works worth several hundred crores.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Don’t fell trees to make way for houses, HC tells Andhra govt 

The bench said if the Principal Secretary (Forest) fails to submit an affidavit with an assurance that trees will not be felled, the court will consider it as violation of the Supreme Court directives

published on : 29th August 2020

Uttarakhand inaugurates Ramayana forest with six garden types described in Valmiki's epic

The officials of the state forest department said that the vegetation of the forests described in the scripture remains the same till date as described by Sanskrit poet Valmiki. 

published on : 15th July 2020

Sthitaprajna : How an accountant brought a three-acre forest to life

Deers, nilgais, pigs, wild boars, monkeys, porcupines, peacocks and rabbits are often spotted.

published on : 21st April 2019