biodiversity

Xi announces USD 233 million Biodiversity Fund for ecological protection

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.

published on : 12th October 2021

Perungulam tank, a place migratory birds call their home 

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.

published on : 5th October 2021

Budgetary allocation to be made for preservation of biodiversity: Maharashtra CM

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.

published on : 5th October 2021

Biodiversity loss threatens human health

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

published on : 17th September 2021

BSY launches 45-day campaign to create awareness on biodiversity

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.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Bharat Vatika: Uttarakhand develops biodiversity garden with state trees of all provinces, UTs

The Vatika aim is to promote national integration with the display of the magnificent bio-diversity of the country. 

published on : 26th June 2021

Delhi government panel to oversee restoration of central ridge

The committee will oversee the implementation of the project in all aspects, a statement said.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Kerala floods one month after: Biodiversity assessment likely to miss deadline

We are yet to begin the process of impact assessment, said a District Biodiversity coordinator.

published on : 25th September 2018

Kerala to study impact on state's biodiversity after floods

The findings would be taken into consideration while finalising projects for the state's sustainable development, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

published on : 7th September 2018