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May 19, 2017
Chhattisgarh names forest zone after late Anil Madhav DaveChhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh announced that a developed forest zone in Durg district will be named after the late minister Anil Madhav Dave
May 02, 2017
BJP's Assam govt combines consevation with free education, offers to waive off fees for planting a treeThe BJP government of Assam has launched a new scheme under which it will be offering free education to children in higher secondary and degree courses, provided they plant a tree and maintain a photographic record of its growth
May 02, 2017
Maharasthra lost forests 660 times iconic Oval Maidan of Mumbai in seven yearsThe sate of Maharashtra lost 58.81 square kilometres (14,532 acres) of green cover in the seven years from 2005-06 to 2011-12, a first-of-its-kind satellite mapping of the state has revealed.
Jul 01, 2016
Vanamahotsav 2016-17: Maharashtra starts green drive with two crore sapling plantationMaharashtra government on Friday launched a comprehensive tree plantation drive across the state, with an aim to plant 50 crore trees in three years.
Jun 03, 2016
23,716 Industrial Projects Replace Forests Over 30 YearsOver the last 30 years, forests nearly two-thirds the size of Haryana have been lost to encroachments and industrial projects, according to government data.
May 05, 2016
Plant 2000 trees in lieu of 216 chopped at Yamuna Vihar, NGT tells Delhi govtThe National Green Tribunal directed the Delhi government to plant 2,000 trees for chopping 216, in a residential colony in north east Delhi
Apr 20, 2016
Cabinet nod to amend bill to speed up fund utilisation for afforestationThe amendments provide for use of monies realised from the user agencies in lieu for forest land diverted in protected areas for voluntary relocation from protected areas.