mangrove forest

Bengal women plant mangroves to bolster India's cyclone defences

The project, backed by a local non-profit and the West Bengal government, aims to plant around 10,000 mangrove saplings.

published on : 9th November 2021

To save and protect mangrove forests

As part of the statewide launch of the project, mangroves were planted in and around the Karichal backwaters in Thiruvananthapuram.

published on : 8th September 2021

Grow mangroves to save Kerala coast from sea surge, say experts

The entire Kerala coast had recently witnessed ‘storm surge’ during the two cyclones — Tauktae and Yaas. Experts are of the view that such storm surge are likely to increase in coming years.

published on : 5th June 2021

Odisha people pin hopes on mangrove forest to get saved from Cyclone Yaas

The national park had withstood the onslaught of cyclone Amphan that had barrelled through coastal Odisha in May last year.

published on : 25th May 2021

Where did mangrove plants in Bhitarkanika National Park vanish?

The social worker of Kendrapara Biswanath Behera said it was suspected that most plantation drives taken up by the Forest department and NGOs in Bhitarkanika exist only on paper.

published on : 26th March 2021

55 hectares of Odisha govt land reclaimed from encroachers for mangrove regeneration 

A task force comprising senior and experienced forest protection officials has been constituted.

published on : 19th March 2021

30% mangrove area destroyed: NGT Panel

Though the East Godavari district administration informed that it had initiated the process of changing the CRZ category of the area from CRZ-IA to CRZ-II, counsel 

published on : 19th March 2021

Students vow to save Coringa mangrove forest

Organised by the National Green Corps, Forest Department and Agri Foundation on the occasion of Wildlife Conservation Week, the students took part in a ‘nature camp’ meet after their visit to the fore

published on : 8th October 2018