जंगलों में अतिक्रमण का सर्वे करने में एफएसआई को लग सकते हैं 16 साल
एफएसआई ने कहा है कि उसके पास 20 आदमियों का स्टाफ है और इसी क्षमता के साथ उसे देश के सभी जंगलों में अतिक्रमण ...
Maharashtra gives reserved forests status to mangroves
Mangroves on privately owned land are not a part of this notification
जंगल के सवाल
फॉरेस्ट सर्वे ऑफ इंडिया द्वारा तैयार द स्टेट ऑफ फॉरेस्ट रिपोर्ट 2017 उपग्रह से प्राप्त चित्रों से निर्मित है। इससे पता चलता है कि ...
Next hearing in FRA case on September 12
Apex court asks all states to file affidavits within 15 days
FRA: Deadline gone, states yet to submit data on rejected claims to FSI
The Supreme Court had ordered states that had not given requisite data to the FSI by August 31
FSI shall take 16 years to complete encroachment survey in FRA case
Only four states have sent their data to the body so far
What are the political drivers for land rights of forest-dependent communities?
Prakash Kashwan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science, University of Connecticut. His research and scholarship focuses …
Forest fires in India tripled in the last four months
Five southern states account more than a third of fires in 2019
सुंदरवन में क्यों घट रहा मैंग्रोव का जंगल?
फॉरेस्ट सर्वे ऑफ इंडिया की रिपोर्ट के मुताबिक, दो साल में सुंदरवन का मैनग्रोव वन 2 वर्ग किलोमीटर घट गया है, इसके लिए मछली ...
Himachal villages claim community forest rights for the first time
Threatened by an eviction notice, villages come forward to claim their community rights
India’s green cover has increased, but outside demarcated forests
Latest state of forests report shows increase of green cover by 5,871 sq km; most of the increase is owing to plantations
Study urges government to grant community rights to local forest dwellers
In tribal-dominated areas of the country, forests have always been traditionally managed by local communities
Commercial harvest of degraded forests on cards?
Environment minister Prakash Javadekar's statement that government is considering plan to harvest open forests goes against the policy of …
Most forest fires this year were in and around national parks, sanctuaries
About seven to eight incidents of big forest fires have been reported from across the country; fire that broke out on Nagaland’s Mount Japfu,…
Dense forests lost; increase in net green cover: Forest Survey of India 2015
While northeastern states are the most hit, Andaman & Nicobar Islands gained maximum forests
India’s forest cover declines
North-eastern states and tribal districts witness unprecedented forest loss
Green cover in tribal areas increases
Green activists and tribal community have been fighting against government-aided coal and mine expansion programmes for long now
Compensatory afforestation: 70% data with ministry incorrect, writes top forest officer
Inspector General of Forests AK Mohanty sent letter to all states, alleging discrepancies
Forest officials slammed for shoddy evaluation of project sites
Advisory panel members want independent experts to assess large projects