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Friday, November 27, 2020

The human health benefits of conserving and restoring peatlands

It is well known that peatlands matter for livelihoods, carbon storage, flood mitigation, and water quality, but a recent study has shown that peatlands also...

Kaligandaki festival to stop diversion

Bejhad : A festival is being organised with the objective of saving the significance of Kaligandaki river to thereby stop its diversion. The festival...

Protecting the values of Karnali River  

The Karnali region and especially the Karnali River corridor has much to offer Nepal's development that is currently not being highlighted by either Nepal...

2 separate reports handed over to Karnali Province for conservation of Karnali River

SURKHET - Two separate research reports prepared broadly by incorporating various aspects to formulate necessary laws for the management of corridor and conservation of...

Minister Bhattarai underscores development of Karnali River as dolphin attraction

Kailali - Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Yogesh Bhattarai on Saturday emphasized developing the Karnali River as a dolphin habitat and attraction....

Entire Bajura village at risk of river erosion

Bajura - The entire village of Badimalika municipality-8 in the district is at risk of being washed away by local Bauli and Khargadh rivers. The...

Seti River claims seven in five months

Doti : The Seti River has claimed the lives of seven persons in the recent five months in the district. The District Police Office...

Collaboration among stakeholders crucial to protect spring sources, Research says

Kathmandu – USAID Paani Program has conducted a detailed research on pollution stresses on spring sources in five watersheds of mid and far-western Nepal. ...

Political Economy Analysis of Freshwater Policy and Aquatic Biodiversity

Kathmandu – USAID Paani Project has conducted a research on "Political Economy Analysis to Identify Champions for Freshwater Policy Change and Conservation of Aquatic...

Organic pollution is minimal in watersheds: Study

Kathmandu– USAID Paani Project has conducted a research tittled, River Health and Biodiversity Profiling in the Karnali and West Rapti Wathersheds: Implications for Basin...