Ecology News

Paris Agreement & Nationally determined contribution

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved India’s updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to be communicated to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

posted by 4th Aug 2022

Palli: India’s first Carbon – neutral panchayat

Palli village of Jammu and Kashmir has become the first panchayat in the country to become carbon-neutral, fully powered by solar energy. The Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi called it a major step towards the Glasgow goal.

posted by 25th Apr 2022

Oriental darter (Anhinga melanogaster)

In a conservation effort to monitor seasonal fluctuations in birds' movements, the ringing of oriental darters has been taken up in the world-famous Bharatpur bird sanctuary (officially Keoladeo National Park) after a gap of 22 years.

posted by 7th Jan 2022

Chilika Lake

Chilika Lake attracts 10.74 lakh birds. 106 people have been assigned to count birds in the subcontinent's main wintering grounds.

posted by 6th Jan 2022

1,160 elephants killed 10 Years

Relevance of the News: General Studies -III Conservation - The news is important in the context of the impact of human activities on wildlife and conservation efforts.

posted by 2nd Dec 2021