Jhum farming destroys forest cover in northeast India

Poor management of Nigeria's environment is costing the country around us $5 billion a year in ruined land and lost forests, an

Farmers care for the hill slopes only when the hills provide livelihood a simple lesson that has been forgotten

Science needs to come home scientists need to address the concerns of the local communities

Gal pagos, an archipelago straddling the equator 1,000 km west of Ecuador, is probably the world s best known biodiversity zone. But alien species and invasive plants are threatening its unique ecosystem

Goa pays a price for unchecked mining, says a study

Japan is likely to lift the ban on import of Indian mangoes after India successfully conducted vapour heat treatment to eliminate beetles present in the fruits, said S M Acharya, joint secretary in

India's chief ministers are beginning to take note of environmental problems. But just about. The Centre for Science and Environment conducted a survey of Down To Earth readers and India's environmentalists. A report on the nature of the work carri

Source: CSE Survey, 1998 NOTE: Names of CMs in order of ranking done by environmentalist

Innovative technology and consolidation ofscattered land holdings has made agriculture profitable in UP