Treasures of Silent Valley
This 200-year-old jackfruit tree inside the forest still produces fruits for elephants, birds and Lion Tailed Macaques Credit: Jemima Rohekar
Urges MoEF to reject Gundia hydro-electric project and Athirapally dam
It recommends ban on activities that damage the environment in such regions; more studies proposed for Gundia hydropower project and Athirappilly dam
An extension of 60 days has been given to Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu to submit recommendations on their areas of the Western Ghats
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