perception, experience and luck

for fisherfolk and traders in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, catching fish is child's play, thanks to harmful pesticides such as endosulfan. The fisherfolk contaminate the upper reaches of

Twin crises in the Sundarbans: depleting fish stocks and marginalized fisherfolk

The use of destructive fishing practices is wreaking havoc on aquatic resources in the Malakand river network in Pakistan. A survey conducted in Mala

The documentary on the Onges tribe of the Little Andaman Island had an advantage that the panel discussion lacked. Sonali Dutta, the director, was showing rare footage. The panel discussion for most

The Bill that seeks to impose a ban on prawn culture in Chilika is not watertight

Mass turtle deaths have become an annual feature on the Orissa coast

the killing of endangered Olive Ridley turtles continues unabated on the Orissa coast. According to field observers, almost 659 turtles have died on the coastal stretch at Gahirmatha during the

Environmentalists and fisherfolk in Thailand have asked the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation ( fao ) to hold talks with the Thai government regarding the use of pushnet trawlers,

After initial doubts over whether the turtles would retain Orissa as the site of their annual nesting exercise, the reptiles return for the second consecutive year