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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Community forest consumer groups should provide 10% of income to local level from now...

Kathmandu-- Every community forest consumer group has to provide 10% of income to the local level from now onward. The Law, Justice and Human Rights...

Forest encroachment in Bhojpur increasing

Bhojpur : Encroachment on the forest areas in Bhojpur district, which covers 50.78 per cent of its total land, has been increasing alarmingly lately...

Preparations on to establish ‘Forest Development Fund’

Kathmandu : The government has making preparations to establish the ‘Forest Development Fund’ for the protection and promotion of forest area. ‘The National Forest Policy,...

Locals team up for protecting Peepal tree

Bejhad : Locals of Rambha Rural Municiplaity-1, Saghaha have teamed up for the protection of Peepal trees. They have joined their hands in the campaign...

Forest in Kailali depleting alarmingly

Attariya : The forests in Kailali district, which are one of the huge natural heritages of the Province No 7, were rapidly depleting lately...

Peatlands store twice as much carbon as all the world’s forests

World Wetlands Day on 2 February is a chance to highlight the vital role of peatlands in mitigating climate change. “Strategies that address climate change...

Rare ‘loderi’ rhododendron found in forests of Myagdi

Galeshwar : The rare ‘loderi’ variety of rhododendron has been found growing n the forests at Narchyang in Annapurna rural municipality-4 of northern Myagdi. Rural...

Deforestation of gurans forest continues despite spending billions

Every year from March to mid-May the ramps become red in this place. In the forest, plants and trees except rhododendron are rarely found....

 Waste is Causing Charkose’s Biodiversity Destruction

Itahari: In the middle of Itahari-Dharan Road-section comes the Charkose Jhadi (meaning the bush, extending to approximately 15 kilometers). On the board of HansposaCommunity Forest, which is situated...

Chitwan National Park becomes Nepal’s first plastic-free Protected Area

Chitwan–On the first day of 2019, in a landmark decision the government announced Chitwan National Park, Nepal’s first national park, as the country’s first...