Forest Cell(Search results - 5)
India17, Oct 2019, 4:01 PM IST
60,000 saplings of native species planted across Bengaluru to retain city's green cover
Frequent complaints and incidents of tree uprooting in and around Bengaluru has resulted in the BBMP forest cell resolving to not grow foreign species in its nursery. Officials have planted 60,000 saplings of native species.
INDIA24, Sep 2019, 3:39 PM IST
Exclusive: CID Forest Cell arrests 2, seizes blackbuck skin, horns and pangolin scales
Karnataka CID Forest Cell sleuths arrested two persons who were in possession of and, attempting to sell blackbuck skin, horns and pangolin scales. The main accused in the alleged trade, Shivamani, from Andhra Pradesh is absconding and officials have taken the duo who were arrested for further investigation.
NEWS13, May 2019, 3:13 PM IST
BBMP spends Rs 7.93 crore to cut trees in Bengaluru
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike's (BBMP) forest department has a budget of Rs 7.93 crore to cut trees and is expected to increase by another Rs 3 crore due to new rates by contractors for labour, maintenance and service
Karnataka19, Dec 2018, 4:00 PM IST
Poachers caught in CID Forest Cell net, leopard pelt recovered
CID Forest Cell of Bengaluru on Tuesday night trapped Kumar, Prasad Bhatt from Uttara Kannada and Athiq, a Mysuru resident for allegedly trying to sell a leopard skin. The officials say the leopard was killed three years ago. All the three accused have been handed over to Assistant Conservator of Forests for further investigation.