Bamboo trees bloomed with long wispy spikes weighing heavy on the stalks. While it might've made for a pretty picture, Loknath Nauri knew it would be a tough year. “More the density of the flowers, the more severe the drought we face,” he says. This was in March 2015 in the forests of southern Odisha.
Dongria Kondhs win the mining battle
Forest Advisory Committee rejects the controversial Tipaimukh and Dibang hydro-electric projects
Dongria Kondh tribals stand firm against mining of Niyamgiri
This presentation informs of the efforts made by JK Industries, a major paper manufacturer, for reuse of the water used in manufacturing processes, thus reducing the plant's need for supplies of fresh water and also reducing discharge from the plant.