Xi was addressing a UN conference- Leaders' Summit of the 15th meeting of Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity- via a video link in Beijing.
This tank is the last in the chain of 16 tanks in Thamirabarani East channel. It is bisected by Ucham Parambu mound, which shelters various native trees and thorny bushes.
Speaking at the release of a report of the Maharashtra Gene Bank, Uddhav Thackeray said that the institution is the first of its kind in India and is giving direction to bioresource conservation.
We not only deny ourselves the aesthetic pleasure of enjoying nature’s beauty in its splendid array of diverse life forms but also imperil our own well-being
Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday launched a 45-day biodiversity campaign that aims to create awareness on biodiversity, survey it, document and protect it.
The Vatika aim is to promote national integration with the display of the magnificent bio-diversity of the country.
The committee will oversee the implementation of the project in all aspects, a statement said.
We are yet to begin the process of impact assessment, said a District Biodiversity coordinator.
The findings would be taken into consideration while finalising projects for the state's sustainable development, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.