Latest News on Mangroves
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May 09, 2019
Last Royal Bengal tigers native to the Sunderbans may not survive climate changeClimate change will affect tiger habitats more dramatically than sea level rise in the Sunderbans.
Mar 21, 2019
International Day of Forests: From Asia's mangroves to Amazon rainforest, take this quiz to check your knowledge of world's green coverEvery year, 21 March is celebrated as International Day of Forests in order to raise awareness on the importance of all types of forests
Mar 13, 2019
Bengal tigers in the Sundarbans on a rapid decline, may go extinct by 2070: StudySea level rise & climate change are twin threats to Bengal tigers and their last remaining stronghold.
Mar 06, 2019
Some species of corals are becoming resilient to warming ocean temperaturesThe insides of a particularly long-living genus of corals, Porites, led to the new finding.
Nov 21, 2018
Coastal erosion: Homes disappear, walls crumble as climate change ravages India's already battered coastlineIn the next three decades, coastal erosion will occur 1.5 times faster than the past three decades. India’s coasts are under attack both from man-made activities — such as growing construction, damming of rivers, sand mining and destruction of mangroves — as well as natural causes linked to climate change such as rising sea levels.
Sep 18, 2018
Bombay High Court orders complete construction freeze on mangroves, directs Maharashtra to protect privately-owned landReinstating an interim order it passed in 2015, the Bombay High Court also prohibited any sort of commercial exploitation of the mangroves in Maharashtra.
Apr 05, 2018
Indian scientists develop remote sensing technique to monitor coastal landformsCoastal ecosystems that comprise of mangroves and other land-forms protect the shores from natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes etc.
Feb 27, 2018
Meet the citizens of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai fighting against the illegal clearing of mangrovesMumbai and Navi Mumbai were built on land 'reclaimed' from the sea — and wetlands and mangroves were the collateral damage
Feb 26, 2018
Mumbai's Mangrove Warriors: Meet the citizens who're working to reclaim city's lost mangrovesMumbai and Navi Mumbai were built on land 'reclaimed' from the sea — and wetlands and mangroves were the collateral damage
Sep 27, 2017
To sack or not: Mumbai University VC Sanjay Deshmukh's expertise on mangroves has left state, governor in a bindThe state machinery thinks that sacking Mumbai University vice-chancellor Sanjay Deshmukh won't be good either for the university, the vice-chancellor's career or the mangroves that the state want Deshmukh to conserve