Ramsar

TN renews push to get Ramsar tag for 13 wetlands

The State has already given an undertaking before the MoEFCC that all efforts will be taken to protect and conserve the wetlands once they are designated as Ramsar Sites,” Sahu said.  

published on : 7th January 2022

Electronic park at Kochi's Amballoor scrapped

Industries Minister P Raajeeve said the project could not meet the demands of the Paddy and Wetland Act. 

published on : 10th December 2021

Aghanashini estury may become Karnataka's first Ramsar Site

India has 46 wetlands with Ramsar tag for conservation of wetlands but Karnataka having some of the most important wetlands has lagged behind.

published on : 15th November 2021

Odisha's Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary may starve for freshwater in three decades

The Ramsar site is home to the largest population of salt water crocodiles, rookery for Olive Ridley turtles as well as a cushion against natural calamities.

published on : 25th August 2021