Green Cover(Search results - 14)
India11, Jan 2020, 3:38 PM
Bengaluru's green cover to grow as citizens set to plant one crore tree sapling
One crore saplings to be planted in June to ensure Bengaluru's lost tree cover is recovered. Koti Vruksha Sainye, a movement spearheaded by war veteran's daughter Surabhi Tomar, launched this event by symbolically planting 8000 tree saplings at Ulsoor.
India17, Oct 2019, 4:01 PM
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.
NEWS5, Jun 2019, 12:32 PM
World Environment Day 2019: Head to these 5 places in Bengaluru to breathe clean air
Being in cities, it is difficult to find such a green cover to get away from the pollution and other man-made problems. But Bengaluru has many places that can boast of offering clean air with greenery around.
NEWS9, Apr 2019, 9:20 AM
Bengaluru: Threat to All Saints Church’s green cover draws anger and sadness of activists
With green cover fast depleting for Metro work, citizens often find themselves on the street demanding that trees be left alone. At such a time, the recent victim to Metro work is the All Saints Church whose green cover may soon be gone forever to make way for the underground Gottigere-Nagavara Metro line.
25, Apr 2017, 10:10 PM
Meet Bengaluru's Tree Doctor who is on a mission to save green lives
Now Bengaluru is grappling with loss of green cover. While there are activists crying hoarse about how this trend ought to be stopped, there is one man who silently went about healing trees, something not many were bothered about. That’s Vijay Nishanth for you.
2, Dec 2016, 1:20 PM
89% of green cover in Bengaluru has been destroyed: IISC study
IISc's Energy and Wetlands Research Group (ENVIS) study titled - Trees of Bengaluru - was undertaken in association with the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board
8, Nov 2016, 11:51 AM
Bengaluru trees being killed forcefully, reveals 'doctor'
BBMP Deputy Conservator of Forest, Appu Rao said, the complaints are being examined, and those who are found violating the law will have to face serious consequences.
20, Jul 2016, 4:20 PM
No space to breathe: New bill to make Karnataka's cities 'unlivable'
The hastily approved Karnataka Urban Development Authorities (Amendment) Bill, 2016 is bound to reduce the reserved green space in urban spaces from 15 % to 10%