NGT seeks report on constitution of Biodiversity Management Committees
India, the second largest population in the world, is facing a water crisis with over 600 million people facing acute water shortage, as per a report by Niti Aayog, the government think-tank. India’s water crisis is expected to worsen, threatening the country’s food security as over 80 percent of our water is used in agriculture.
Kerala government failed to use dams for flood control: Amicus curiae informs high court
CWC data shows water storage in major river basins depleting
Odisha is home to 11 major rivers of which many are interstate rivers such as the Mahanadi. As climate change makes extreme rainfall events more frequent in the state, there is an urgent need to better manage the rivers and their basins.
Lower Subansiri hydel project: SC seeks review of NGT's order granting nod to the project
Activists seek President, PM intervention to protect mangrove trees in Maharashtra
The Hindu Kush Himalayas (HKH) cover 3500 kms across eight countries namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan.