Tag: forest cover

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  • Residents of the forest

    Residents of the forest

    Why do tribals, who for centuries have been self-sufficient and have managed their own socio-cultural systems without external intervention, now need protection, sympathy, and aid?

    March 23, 2019
  • Mamata Banerjee says West Bengal forest cover went up by 4.29% between 2010-15

    Mamata Banerjee says West Bengal forest cover went up by 4.29% between 2010-15

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday that the forest cover in her state has gone up by 4.29 per cent.

    March 21, 2019
  • HP plants 17.5 lakh saplings

    HP plants 17.5 lakh saplings

    Himachal Pradesh Forest Minister, Govind Singh Thakur on Thursday said the Himachal Pradesh government was aggressively working towards increasing the forest cover of the state. A plantation drive was also launched in the state in July in which 17.5 lakh saplings were planted all over the state, which involved participation of 86,000 people. He was …

    August 17, 2018