Microplastic pollution in river Ganga

Context Delhi-based NGO Toxics Link released a study this week titled, “Quantitative analysis of Microplastics along River Ganga”, which has found that the river – which flows through five states covering about…

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Green Sohra Afforestation Campaign

Context Recently, the Union Home Minister has launched the Green Sohra Afforestation Campaign and Greater Sohra Water Supply Scheme at Sohra. About Green Sohra Afforestation Campaign It will be run by the Meghalaya Government with the…

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Tiger Corridor to connect Tiger Reserves in Rajasthan

Context After the Centre’s nod for creation of the Ramgarh Vishdhari sanctuary, the Rajasthan government is hoping to develop a tiger corridors connecting three tiger reserves passing through districts including…

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Black leopard sighted Navegaon Nagzira Tiger Reserve

Context A rare melanistic leopard, popularly called black leopard, was spotted in the Navegaon block of the Navegaon Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) in the Gondia district of Maharashtra. Key Details…

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LEAF Coalition

Context At the recently concluded Leaders’ Summit on Climate, Lowering Emissions by Accelerating Forest Finance (LEAF) Coalition, a collective of the United States, United Kingdom and Norway governments, came up with a…

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Glacial Lake Atlas of Ganga River Basin

Context Recently,  the Department of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation released the Glacial Lake Atlas of Ganga River Basin. About Glacial Lake Atlas of Ganga River Basin  The…

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