Forest Conservation

Forest Conservation

Nature congress calls for protecting 30pc of Earth, 80pc of Amazon

An emergency motion calling for four-fifths of the Amazon basin to be declared a protected area by 2025 -- submitted by COICA, an umbrella group representing more than two million indigenous peoples ...

Nature congress calls for protecting 30pc of Earth, 80pc of Amazon

Why admin academy in Cox's Bazar forest land?

Allotment of the Jhilongja land has breached the law. The illegal allotment must be cancelled. Otherwise, the administration will have to take the responsibility of destroying the forest and nature

Why admin academy in Cox's Bazar forest land?

Greece wildfires 'slowly coming under control': Mayor

Hundreds of firefighters were battling to control two massive wildfires in Greece on Wednesday, one raging for nine straight days that have left hundreds homeless and caused incalculable damage

Children pour water after a forest fire near in the village of Kastri on Evia (Euboea) island, on 10 August, 2021

Disaster-struck Turkey faces toll of climate change

From flash floods to forest fires, drought to "sea snot", Turkey is bearing the brunt of increasingly frequent disasters blamed on climate change, putting pressure on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

Disaster-struck Turkey faces toll of climate change

Reserved forest at Lathitila in Moulvibazar under threat

The forest department has planned to build a safari park on 5,631 acres of land in the lone biodiversity-enriched reserved forest in Lathitila under Goalbari union parishad in Juri upazila of ...

Reserved forest at Lathitila in Moulvibazar under threat

UNESCO decision on Sundarbans deferred until July 2022

The environment, forest and climate change ministry of Bangladesh submitted a progress report, stating that the coronavirus pandemic has delayed meeting full conditions set by the 43th session

UNESCO decision on Sundarbans deferred until July 2022

China marks 25pc of its territory for environmental protection

In 2017, the central government made clear that local government officials were responsible for protecting designated areas, and later ordered an ongoing crack down on industrial plants, farms, ...

China marks 25pc of its territory for environmental protection

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
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