With the Forest Department starting cutting of around 450 mango trees at Horticulture Park at Attari, just a few kilometres from the International Border, the environmentalists are fuming.
West Bengal, in its bid to prioritise sustainable development and eco-friendly practices, has got the ball rolling to promote eco-tourism on a large scale in the state.
The new green tax for tourists will be introduced in Maldives from November 2015 at a rate of US$6 per bed per night. Read more in November 2014 edition of the Monthly Overview on State of Environment, Maldives.
The Odisha government has decided to prepare a master plan for promotion and development of ecotourism destinations involving various communities, tour operators and other stakeholders.
Water bottles, cups and polythene bags dumped everywhere
Six facilities of the Himachal Pradesh forest department have been given on rent via public-private partnership (PPP) to function as eco-tourism sites, under the revised policy.
Visakhapatnam: The state government has accorded permission to the principal chief conservator of forests for diversion of four hectares of forest land in Visakhapatnam district for 'Karthikavanam'
Question raised in Rajya Sabha regarding development of eco tourism, 09/07/2014.
Officers within the organisation were worried the Great Keppel Island eco-tourism resort could harm water quality and coral
Federal court undoes 2005 legislation paving way for eco-tourism projects around three rivers
Forfeiting our commons
The Lancet’s Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition
President Obama's grand climate plan does not add up
Climate change can no longer be ignored
NGO demands withdrawal of Niyamgiri gram sabha notificatio