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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Private forests promoting greenery in Dang

Ghorahi : Shreelochan Lamichhane of Hapur-5 is locally known to be a practitioner of private forest. He has planted saplings of different species in...

300 bighas forest swept away

The locals have demanded action against a construction company for negligence in constructing embankment on a section of the Karnali river here. They have called...

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....

Forest area expanding in Nepal on the back of community forestry

Pokhara : Although forest area is shrinking in many parts of the world due to human encroachment and natural disaster along with increasing population,...

10,000 hectares of forest land added in two decades in Dang

Approximately 10,000 hectares of forest land have been added in Dang district in the past two decades, according to the District Forest Office. Tree...

Six forest groups awarded for good performance

The Division Forest Office Kavrepalanchowk has awarded three community forests and three leasehold forests in recognition of their best performances in the fiscal 2075/76...

Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve earns over Rs 4.6 million through hunting permission

Baglung-- The Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve has collected revenue worth over Rs 4.6 million in the current fiscal year. According to the reserve office, it...

Timber smuggling on rise in Chure area

Nijgad : The smuggling of timber in Chure area is on rise lately. Smugglers were found to have cut down saal, khayar, saaj and...

Private forest becoming good source of income

Hetauda : Locals have expanded sources of income by developing their uncultivated land as private forest.. It has gained momentum in Hetauda with the...

Pine forests of Baitadi not fine

The pine forests in Baitadi district are facing destruction due to the reckless collection of resin. The risk of forest fire has also increased...