Planet Outlook
October 11, 2020
Finding flood risks at the village-level to facilitate decision-making

Finding flood risks at the village-level to facilitate decision-making

Scientists use a combination of global and local data to predict flood hazard in risk-prone villages.

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Planet Outlook
Manoj Misra - October 05, 2020
Sau sunar ki aur ek lohar ki – How a single decision sealed Yamuna’s fate

Sau sunar ki aur ek lohar ki – How a single decision sealed Yamuna’s fate

Delhiites in early-mid April 2020 were pleasantly surprised to find a much healthy river Yamuna in their city. Social media was full of pictures and videos. Many had resigned not to find a living Yamuna in the city in their lifetime.

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Planet Outlook
September 15, 2020
Demystifying River Health-2

Demystifying River Health-2

This article is in two parts. Part I was about a new name and Part II suggests a way forward.

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Planet Outlook
September 10, 2020
Demystifying River Health-1

Demystifying River Health-1

We humans know it when we are unwell, but when and how would we know that a river is ‘unwell’?

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Planet Outlook
Himanshu Thakkar - August 24, 2020
A Song For The River

A Song For The River

Rivers & Love are magical, transcendental. One has always been fascinated by the old love songs from Hindi films, some of the lyrics actually include rivers. The normal word used for river in Hindi is Nadi, but there is another beautiful word used for riv

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Planet Outlook
Juhi Chaudhary - July 15, 2020
Save Our Seas

Save Our Seas

It is estimated that by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the seas and degradation is already being seen in rapidly declining fish stocks across the globe. There is a need to bring more marine areas under protection

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Ananda Bannerjee - July 02, 2020
Sundari Trees In Sundarban Delta Are Dying A Slow Death. Is Anyone Listening?

Sundari Trees In Sundarban Delta Are Dying A Slow Death. Is Anyone Listening?

Sundari trees, after which the mangrove forest is named, are on the brink of extinction in West Bengal due to excessive logging in the past for its high value wood and now with seawater rise.

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