This new analysis by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) has been published in Nature.
The causes of the reduction in forest cover include human and natural causes, as well as deforestation, wildfires and other destruction
They got stay-orders from the High Court by submitting forged environmental clearance certificates. Later, those stay-orders were dismissed when the issue was pointed out to the court.
According to a survey of 2018, there are currently 114 tigers in the Sundarbans. Using camera trapping method, 106 tigers were found in the Sundarbans in 2015
The results of the study have helped to explain the large fluctuations in carbon uptake by tropical vegetation globally
Along with tigers, the government will also enumerate deer and pigs in the delta under the ‘Sundarbans Tiger Conservation Project’ estimated to cost Tk 35.93 crore
On the occasion of International Forest Day, a series of reports on forest and biodiversity of Bangladesh has been published in Prothom Alo. The data that has emerged in these reports is very worrying
Deforestation and forest land grabbing is very evident, from the Kaptai Range’s Bangchori to the Baluchar area. In fact, deforestation begins from right outside the main gate of the forest ...
Forestland of an area equal to 350 football fields is vanishing from the Bangladesh part of the Sundarbans every year
The study also suggested that the influence of human-caused climate change is not clearly determinable so far, but will likely matter greatly in future
What the researchers found wasn't exactly a surprise. Vegetation became greener across much of the cold northern margins of the boreal forest
Professor Anu Muhammad alleged two cliques led by the government are working to destroy the Sundarbans
January of this year was the hottest month in the Colombian Amazon in a decade, leading to an increase in forest fires in the southeastern region and very likely impacting air quality in the capital ...
The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forests in 17000 hectors of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official ...
Afforestation and protecting forests are the major means of tackling the adverse impact of climate change