Forest Conservation

Forest Conservation

World Environment Day

Road map needed for the ecosystem

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, forests in Bangladesh decline at a rate of 2.6 per cent, double than that of the average rate globally. According to ...

Road map needed for the ecosystem

Plant more trees, take care of those to reap benefit: PM

National Tree Plantation Campaign-2021 starts

Plant more trees, take care of those to reap benefit: PM

World Biodiversity Day

More wild animals killed during pandemic

Human interference in nature has decreased due to lockdowns and various other reasons in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. As a result, in several parts of the world, biodiversity has gained a new ...

More wild animals killed during pandemic

Lawachhara National Park

Animals roam freely amidst the serenity of the forest

In the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the government closed the entry of tourists to the Lawachhara forest. Without the hustle and bustle of the tourists, the forest has returned to its original state

Animals roam freely amidst the serenity of the forest

Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

An analysis of satellite data by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) revealed that almost 59 million hectares (146 million acres) of forests have regenerated since 2000

Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

Sundarbans burning again

A fire broke out again in compartment No. 24 on the eastern part of the Sundarbans

Sundarbans burning again

Retailers, investors urge Brazil to scrap bill seen boosting deforestation

A group of European companies including Tesco and Marks & Spencer have threatened to stop using Brazilian agricultural commodities if the country's Congress passes a law expanding property rights for ...

Retailers, investors urge Brazil to scrap bill seen boosting deforestation

Lawachhara reserve forest catches fire

A fierce fire that broke out at Lawachhara reserve forest Kamalganj upazila of Moulvibazar district on Saturday afternoon has been brought under control

Fire fighters work to douse the blaze at Lawachhara reserve forest in Kamalganj, Moulvibazar on 24 April 2021

Coffee waste can boost forest recovery, claims study

A new study by researchers at the British Ecological Society finds that coffee pulp, a waste product of coffee production, can be used to speed up tropical forest recovery on post-agricultural land

Coffee waste can boost forest recovery, claims study

Forest dept loses one out of every four land-related cases

The environment and forest ministry will investigate whether there is negligence by the DoF-appointed lawyers or their intentional surrender to the offenders behind DoF’s failure.

Forest dept loses one out of every four land-related cases
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