Wetlands

Why aren’t we talking about saving the wetlands?

Recently, the village of Chengara in Alappuzha district was in the spotlight due to the initiative undertaken by its birders, youngsters and residents.

published on : 12th March 2021

To save wetlands, Hyderabad needs to improve its drainage system

The major findings of the study are that city of Hyderabad as well as Telangana do not have disaster management plans.

published on : 6th March 2021

Soon, Delhi to have volunteers to protect wetlands

The residents, who are willing to join as volunteers under the programme, can visit the website of Delhi Parks and Gardens Society and download an application form.

published on : 23rd February 2021

Too hot to handle? Officially, Karnataka has no wetlands, Ramsar site

Officials also say that they had proposed eight sites in Karnataka to be declared as wetlands, and Ranganthittu in Mandya as a Ramsar site.

published on : 12th February 2021

Efforts on to preserve wetlands: PCCF

Prateep Kumar said that the Department of Forests has identified wetlands in the State and added that every effort would be made to protect wetlands in the State.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Just 10 out of 185 Hyderabad lakes have good water quality

Around 23 lakes in the city are as good as ‘dead’ due to almost zero levels of Dissolved Oxygen (DO).

published on : 2nd February 2021

Delhi wetlands shrinking & dying, finds bird survey

As a result, the waterbird diversity is down with hardly any migratory species and a lesser number of Painted Storks arrival, stated the report.

published on : 23rd January 2021