Dipika Kar

Dipika Kar
Mining shrinks Odisha’s forests
Mining is taking a toll on forest reserves in Odisha. Effective measures to prevent further destruction of forests are urgently needed! Posted on 13 Jul, 2022 04:02 PM

Forests world over are shrinking and various anthropogenic activities, such as timber extraction, industrialisation, agricultural expansion, mining and urbanisation are leading to these changes.

Shrinking forests of Odisha (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons)