Eucalyptus plantations must be raised, given the tree’s significant impact on wood availability, livelihood generation and carbon …
Making furniture from eucalyptus wood
Though scientists have developed a way to saw eucalyptus wood without cracking or twisting it, furniture makers aren't convinced of its utility.
Axing the eucalyptus
How alien invasive plant species threaten Western Ghats
Forest fires and man-eating tigers make for easy headlines but what about invading flora in a forest?
Tall tree tales
INDIA'S EUCALYPTUS CRAZE- THE GOD THAT FAILED by N C Saxena Publisher: Sage Publications Price: Rs 275 (hardback)
Newly developed clones of eucalyptus may help increase forest areas in Kerala
Hybrids of eucalyptus
Invasive species may soon wipe out Shola vegetation from Nilgiris: Report
Alarming expansion of exotic and tea plantations threaten native dry deciduous, moist deciduous and thorn forests and grasslands there
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Earth's mantle could be holding three times the water found in oceans
Khap panchayat bans paddy
Rice cultivation has led to waterlogging and soil salinity in Haryana’s Jhajjar district
Forest to farms
India's paper industry now sources more wood from farmers. Why does it still demand forestland?
Foresters, villagers vie for land in Bengal
Supa dam displaced lease out lands to paper mill