Invasive species

TN govt wasting time, not removing invasive species from forest areas: Madras HC

Warns officials of contempt action if they don’t come up with proposal by next hearing

published on : 18th March 2022

Invasive insect ‘Thrips’ destroys chilli crop, farmers’ hopes

The damage has been so extensive that worried farmers in Warangal districts are ploughing their chilli fields during the harvest stage itself.

published on : 6th December 2021

Invasive species threaten Antarctica's fragile ecosystems as human activity grows and world warms

As glaciers melt, new areas are exposed, which allows non-Antarctic species greater opportunity to establish and possibly outcompete locals for resources, such as nutrients and precious ice-free space

published on : 20th November 2021

Invasive species eat into food of animals

Forest officials said steps to eradicate the invasive species and sowing seeds of native grass species has improved the vegetation in the plateau

published on : 8th October 2021