Poshan Outlook
Poshan Outlook
December 03, 2020
The WWF-India Preparing ‘Bagh Mitras’ to Handle the Man-Animal Conflicts in UP

The WWF-India Preparing ‘Bagh Mitras’ to Handle the Man-Animal Conflicts in UP

The World Wide Fund for Nature-India (WWF-India) is preparing a team of 'Bagh Mitra' who will help tackle the increasing number of man-animal conflicts in the Terai region of Uttar Pradesh.

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Poshan Outlook
December 01, 2020
Chilika's Cat Fishes In Troubled Waters

Chilika's Cat Fishes In Troubled Waters

The official face of Asia's largest lagoon, the Fishing Cat grapples with an increasingly murky environment.

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Poshan Outlook
December 01, 2020
Chandigarh Gets ‘Museum of Trees’, An Environmental Landmark

Chandigarh Gets ‘Museum of Trees’, An Environmental Landmark

Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore will virtually inaugurate a unique environmental landmark in Chandigarh -- the Museum of Trees - to commemorate the 551st birth anniversary celebrations of first Sikh master, Guru Nanak Dev, on November 30.

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Poshan Outlook
November 26, 2020
Meet the new burrowing frog from Bengaluru

Meet the new burrowing frog from Bengaluru

Amphibian discoveries in India have been on the rise in the recent past, with most species discoveries being from biodiversity hot-spots or at least forested landscapes with green cover.

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Poshan Outlook
November 25, 2020
Angling now allowed in reserve forest areas of Uttarakhand

Angling now allowed in reserve forest areas of Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand forest department has decided to allow angling with certain conditions in reserve forest areas of the state, lifting a ban imposed on the activity in 2018.

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Poshan Outlook
November 15, 2020
Environmentalists Rejoice after the UP Government Recognizes Soor Sarovar as Ramsar Site

Environmentalists Rejoice after the UP Government Recognizes Soor Sarovar as Ramsar Site

Environmentalists have hailed the Uttar Pradesh government's decision to declare Agra's Soor Sarovar (Keetham lake) as a Ramsar site.

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Poshan Outlook
November 13, 2020
Researchers Develop New Approach to Identity Cryptic Species

Researchers Develop New Approach to Identity Cryptic Species

Frogs of genus Minervarya are common throughout south Asia. However, there is very little information on their genetic data and distribution range. In India, the species, Minervarya Syhadresnsis, is abundant in the northern Western Ghats.

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Poshan Outlook
November 03, 2020
Wetlands at risk as the incidences of droughts rise

Wetlands at risk as the incidences of droughts rise

In a major study, researchers have shown how droughts are threatening the health of wetlands globally.

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Poshan Outlook
Soumi Dey - November 01, 2020
Dance of the bees

Dance of the bees

Communication across various species is a complex affair for humans to comprehend. The uniqueness in each species is also interesting.

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Poshan Outlook
October 12, 2020
Nature protection takes backseat in most pandemic recovery plans

Nature protection takes backseat in most pandemic recovery plans

Most countries are failing to invest in nature-related economic reforms or investments in their Covid-19 pandemic recovery plans, says a study.

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