Environment

Microplastics in Ganga

Microplastics in Ganga

Posted by Rajaguru
The Ganga has become a conduit for sewage, solid waste, industrial effluents and other pollutants. Read More
Common survey to count elephants and tigers

Common survey to count elephants and tigers

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Environment: From December, India will move to a system that will count tigers and elephants as par... Read More
India added 557 new species to faunal wealth in 2020, says ZSI

India added 557 new species to faunal wealth in 2020, says ZSI

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The number of faunal species in India has climbed to 1,02,718 species with the discovery of the new species. Read More
DeeparBeel breathes easy after eco-sensitive zone notification

DeeparBeel breathes easy after eco-sensitive zone notification

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DeeparBeel’s water has become toxic and lost many of its aquatic plants that elephants would feed on. Read More
Ladakh glacier retreat due to warming, low winter precipitation

Ladakh glacier retreat due to warming, low winter precipitation

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The Pensilungpa Glacier located in Ladakh’s Zanskar Valley is retreating due to increase in temperature and decrease in precipitation during winters. Read More
Sikkim State home to 27% of India’s flowering plants

Sikkim State home to 27% of India’s flowering plants

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Sikkim, the smallest State with less than 1% of India’s landmass, is home to 27% of all flowering plants found in the country. Read More