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This sixth-grader's story about water conservation won third place and was turned into an animated short film by UNESCO

Shreya K's story on water conservation was made into an animated short film by UNESCO! We speak to this student of Amrita Vidyalayam, Thalassery, about this massive honour

Published on 31st March 2021
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How this 30-year-old from Chhattisgarh ensures that no animal, tiger or deer, loses its life to a snare trap

To this effect, M Suraj has won the Conservation Hero Grant of Rs 10,00,000 from The Habitats Trust so that he can continue his anti-snare walks and involve and more and more people. Read his story 

Published on 18th December 2020
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A Rocha India is educating kids on elephant conservation and the need to reduce human-animal conflict. Here's how

Why it is important for us to protect elephants and their natural habitat? Avinash Krishnan of A Rocha India speaks about their programmes meant to create awareness among kids and its positive results

Published on 15th November 2020
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This 29-year-old wildlife conservation artist talks about intricacy, her work in Ladakh and educating people about birds

Niharika Rajput makes intricate sculptures of birds and pays great attention to detail, right down to every feather. And this is how she is using her art to convey the message of conservation  

Published on 6th November 2020
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Why Usha Rajagopalan's new book will help you fall in love with animals and nature again 

Famous conservationist and author, Usha Rajagopalan speaks about her new book, The Zoo in My Backyard and why everyone must this beautiful book

Published on 4th November 2020
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On the trail of the Fishing Cat: Why there's plenty to learn from Tiasa Adhya's conservation project

Yay! So fishing cats are now in the limelight for all the right reasons. We talk to conservationist Tiasa Adhya who has been working for the creatures fora very long time, about what this news can do

Published on 3rd November 2020
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No dearth of Acts for tribals in India, they just need to be implemented sensibly: Experts on E-Expressions

During the E-Expressions session on Conservation-based Tribal Development, experts stressed on the need for speed and sensibility in passing Rules to empower Tribal Acts without delay

Published on 8th August 2020
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Meet the young conservationist who is campaigning to conserve Karnataka's grasslands

Why must we conserve grasslands in India from being lost? Shruti Suresh, a wildlife conservationist and research fellow, tells us about the need to expand our textbooks to focus on the environment

Published on 3rd August 2020
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Ecosystem degradation can raise the risk of pandemics, says new research

According to the researchers, disease risk cannot be dissociated from ecosystem conservation and natural resource security

Published on 29th June 2020
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Amazon deforestation hits the highest level in five years, says the Brazil government

Deforestation in the region has soared since the Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took office last year, according to conservation groups

Published on 13th June 2020
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How this IIT Madras researcher helped triple the Irrawaddy Dolphin Population in Chilika Lake

The researchers conducted geotechnical, hydraulic and satellite imagery studies to developed a dredging methodology with minimum impact on the lake's ecosystem

Published on 29th May 2020
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One lakh grant alloted to encourage students to start dialogue on environment in Srinagar 

The project comprises multiple components, ranging from soil and moisture conservation to plantation to environmental education in schools

Published on 29th May 2020
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Here's why this conservationist thinks that the Coronavirus outbreak is only a temporary win for the animal kingdom

Conservationist Dr Shekhar Kumar Niraj discusses what the Coronavirus outbreak has taught humanity and why this change is not permanent

Published on 15th April 2020
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World Sparrow Day: Meet the youngsters who are bringing sparrows back to Odisha's Nayagarh

Youngster Soumya Ranjan Biswal from Odisha, who is already involved in the conservation of Olive ridley turtles, is lending a helping hand for other conservation efforts as well. Read the story here

Published on 20th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Kalpana Ramesh took over PM Modi's Twitter to tell the world these few tips to save water

Kalpana dedicated her life towards water conservation more than eight years ago. Both Kalpana and her husband took the effort of spreading awareness in their own community and that's how it started

Published on 16th March 2020

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