JCCWB reiterated to take an immediate action to conserve Sangai by introducing a Sangai Project in the line of Project Tiger.
The urgent need to build a greener and healthy environment is felt even stronger now as the ozone layer depletion is posing a challenge to our human food security apart from its other harmful impacts on life on earth.
A group of four boys found the two leopard cubs on August 20 at Tening village in Nagaland.
The four-day Environmental Cleaning and Tree Plantation Camp is helad at MAASI complex.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that it is a matter of pride for the country that four Indian sites got Ramsar recognition.
The Union Environment Ministry said that the all-India Elephant and Tiger population estimation exercise will be done in convergence for the first time in 2022; Estimation protocol to be adopted, released on World Elephant Day
International Day of World’s Indigenous People 2021: Given the inextricable bond of indigenous peoples to the land, any loss of natural resources threatens their identity and impoverishes their communities.
The tree plantation drive was organised under the theme ‘Our Survival Depends on Survival of Plants and Animals’.
With COVID-19 pandemic, a forced change has been brought about, which gives more perspective on what is really important in life.
Volunteers planted tree saplings and cleaned up streets and alleys at Wangjing and Lamding on Monday.
The presence of the endangered wild animals came to light after the forest department Tamenglong installed cameras at different places and locations in forest areas
The vice-president stressed the need to act stringently with violators of pollution laws and consider strict enforcement of the ‘Polluter Pays’ principle.
The accused rhino poacher was identified as one Gouchin V Khamkhopau, resident of Gangpimual village, Churachandpur.
Schemes and initiatives underscore the commitment of the government towards reducing the carbon footprint of all the sectors affiliated to dairying and animal husbandry.
Intervention of Union Forest, Environment and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar has been sought for for withdrawal of the environmental clearance issued to Star Cement Meghalaya Ltd.
Security forces and civilians planted 1,000 tree saplings as a part of the three-day green mission in Tamenglong
The Assam Rifles carried out COVID-19 awareness and tree plantation drive in Imphal and Chandel to spread awareness about saving the environment.
Environmental Education for Sustainable Development needs to be embedded in all educational activities, so that awareness leads to understanding and understanding to action.
Poaching rare and endangered wildlife species and fishing by using dynamo and chemicals are banned by the Goitang Village Authority Council (GOVAC) under Khoupum sub-divison, Noney district.
Building a climate resilient and net-zero world must go hand-in-hand with recovering from the economic effects of the global pandemic, Biren stated in his message to the citizens of the state.
The awareness programme on Forest Protection and Conservation was organised by Range Office Thoubal under the aegis of Thoubal Forest Division in association with Okeshwar Honeshwar Trust (OKHO) Langmeidong, Legal Aid Clinic Hiyanglam and Thoubal Khunou Apunba Meira Paibi Lup.
Prize distribution ceremony of the media campaign was held under the theme ‘Know Your Sanctuaries and Wetlands’, organised by the All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) at Manipur Press Club.
Pointing out that wildfires have increased in the district causing large-scale destruction of forests, people in the region are warned that if the burning of trees continues, water supply sources will be adversely affected and there will be water crisis the district which is already reeling under acute shortage of water.
Amid the hardship faced by the people in Tamenglong hit by acute water scarcity, efforts are made to prevent shooting of birds and wild animals to save the rich biodiversity of the region.
IFP IMPACT: Barely four days after the Imphal Free Press published a video entitled 'How timber transport is being carried out unchecked in broad daylight in Tamenglong', Manipur Forest and Environment Minister Awangbou Newmai announced setting up of a drone unit to check illegal activities
With the aim to create awareness on conservation of wildlife across various parts of the district, the 44th Assam Rifles under the aegis of 22 Sector of IGAR (East) organised the World Wildlife Day in Tamenglong district which has 88 per cent forest cover.
The Opposition MLA said in the House that the Forest and Environment department is not functioning efficiently.
One-day workshop for revision of action plan on climate change held in Ukhrul
The workshop was organised by the media working group of climate change fellowship programme under the directorate.
To protect the fauna from avoidable extinction, the sale of wild animals will be restricted throughout Nagalim, it stated.
A one-day awareness and exchange programme on Preservation and Conservation of Environment and Climate Change was held at Shilheipung, Imphal East district on Sunday.
Manipur Chief Minister Biren reviewed progress of joint survey in forest areas of Imphal Valley on Tuesday.
World Zero Emission Day’ was observed at Samaram, Thoubal district on Sunday.
The interaction programme was held at the conference hall of the Directorate of Environment and Climate Change, on Saturday.
They represent 130 research institutes and universities such as IISc, IISER, IITs, NCBS, and WII
While waste management has always been a tough move for the society, the management of menstrual waste poses a tougher.challenge.
The once glorious mountain of Manipur has become a victim of human ignorance today.
The Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MEFCC) had placed this Draft 2020 in its website seeking comments from the public till June 30 but the time was extended following a PIL in the Delhi High Court filed by citizens seeking more time for comments.
Lockdowns, quarantines and border closures in the wake of the pandemic have led to reductions in air pollution through decreased travel and production.
The youth in Kangpokpi district of Manipur planted over 300 tree saplings at Leimakhong area on Sunday.
Food in my mouth flowing... Chemicals and plastics all around... If I am a fish now, I’ll be lost anyhow.
In the real world an animal never is as brutal and cold as man.
The current trend and trajectory of developmental practices will have serious consequences for the diversity not just of the region but for the globe as a whole.