Running since 2010, Green Yatra's 'Pedh Lagao' initiative has been working towards conserving nature.
The Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Wildlife) and Chief Wildlife Warden, Kerala, granted permission for felling 15 numbers of trees, underwoods, and saplings
When tender shoots start emerging from branches, the bugs and nymphs feed by sucking the sap from the tree.
The full-grown trees have allegedly been damaged by the Public Works Department while carrying out digging for a construction project on the stretch.
Vice-chancellor of the university PC Joshi said that they launched this programme under the social responsibility of the university towards the environment.
Set in Cyprus of the 1960s, the 350-page novel revolves around Defne and Kostas whose love beats the odds to to find a 'happily ever after' nearly half a century later'.
Citing ornithologist Ghazala Shahabuddin’s work, the study stated that pine forests harbour only 54–67% of all bird species found in proximal dense oak forests.
A Class 11 student in Gurugram has started a crowdfunding campaign, Project Urvara, to plant trees in the arid regions of Sikar district in Rajasthan.
According to sources, the Forest Department officials have already forwarded a report to this regard to the State government.
The sobriquet Tree Man will fit none better than Kanagaraj of Palladam. A farmer who also runs a transport business, S Kanagaraj has given new lease of life to 920 coconut trees that faced the axe.
Locals, district administration identify and protect over 1000 'guardian trees' in Bihar's East Champaran
Believed to be between 70-400 year old, these trees are being protected under people's initiative called 'Save Our Guardian Trees'.
“Palmyra is our State tree and is part of the life of Tamil people, language and wealth. These trees act as rain fetching centres and conservator of water bodies.
"We want resident welfare associations to take up 500 trees each and grow them, put tree guards and maintain them," Chennai Corporation Commissioner Gagandeep Singh Bedi told The New Indian Express
The forest department has set up permanent preservation plots in the Ranni division for Gopher trees, known as 'Nirampalli' in local parlance, and has deployed a special team for its protection.
Regional Empowered Committee of Union Environment Ministry has recommended stage-1 forest clearance to Highways Ministry's proposal of road widening inside Kawal Tiger Reserve.