A group of woodpecker birds known as the descent eats primarily on insects, fruits, and termites, and they build their nests in tree holes.
This makes Delhi’s ponds the most bio-diverse of any urban ponds anywhere in the world, as best as they can make out.
The report said that 80 per cent of the people are not aware of Patna’s Clean Air Action Plan, an initiative launched by the Bihar government in 2019.
A new review by the global think tank, ODI, The costs of climate change in India, released on Tuesday, laid out how rising temperatures will jeopardise India’s economic development through different channels, including falling agriculture productivity, impact to public health, reduced labour productivity and sea level rise.
World Oceans Day 2021 Theme: The current year’s superb spotlight will be on the life and job that the sea supports. The topic for World Oceans Day 2021 is “The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods”.
Despite efforts to protect the river, Muteshekau Shipu continues to be threatened by potential new hydroelectric dam development.
World Environment Day (World Environment Day 2020) is observed every year on 5th June with the objective of awareness about similar messages.
Various programs are organized to make people aware on this day. Through these programs, people are made aware of things like planting trees, preserving trees, not cutting green trees, keeping rivers clean and not playing with nature.
Delhi’s minimum temperature settled at 17.6 degrees Celsius while maximum temperature hovered around 35 degrees Celsius. It was forecast light rain, thundershowers accompanied with gusty winds with speed of 30-40 kmph.
‘Yaas’ is likely to cross the Odisha-West Bengal coasts between Paradip and Sagar Islands around noon on May 26 as a very severe cyclonic storm with wind speeds of 155-165 kmph, Kolkata’s Regional Meteorological Centre Deputy Director Sanjib Bandopadhyay said.
Keeping in view the approaching cyclone, the Eastern Railway on Sunday cancelled 25 trains between May 24 and May 29.
The study recorded a total of 329 snakes in 23 species and nine families. The new additions are — common bronzeback tree snake, common trinket snake, common cat snake, barred wolf snake, common kukri, streaked kukri, common sandboa and saw-scaled viper.
A low-pressure area formed over the east-central Bay of Bengal and the adjoining north Andaman Sea on Saturday.
He was under treatment at AIIMS Rishikesh and was admitted to the hospital on May 8 after testing positive for Covid-19.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has informed the preparedness of the state in facing any calamity arising out of the cyclonic storm.
The air pollution from these coal plants, when they are completed, will also lead to 29,000 emergency room visits due to asthma, 25,000 preterm births and 14 million days of work absence per year.
A total of 430 BRO workers were at the road-construction site when the avalanche occurred on Friday, Uttarakhand Director General of Police (DGP) Ashok Kumar said.
Wipro, while unveiling its pledge on Earth Day, also set an intermediate target of a 55 percent reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 in absolute emission levels compared to its base year of 2016-17 (April-March), a statement said.
Earth Day 2021: Earth Day is an annual event held on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. This day is observed with the intention of recognising planet Earth and its ecosystems as every living being’s home.