WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011

on Apr23

THEME OF WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011 Forests: Nature At Your Service Forests cover one third of the earth’s land mass, performing vital functions and services around the world which make our planet alive with possibilities.  In fact, 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods.  They play a key role in our battle against […]

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I wept…with me wept the Dal Lake

on May14

Dal Lake needs no introduction. The most famous and often quoted symbol of Kashmir is in fact the Dal Lake.It would not be wrong to say that most parts of Srinagar city lie in the vicinity of this lake. The crown of kashmir unfortunately is breathing is last. It has shrunk to almost one sixth […]

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Green Hopes: Small Effort-Big Hopes.

on May5

                                      SMALL EFFORT, BIG HOPES Like all of you, I too have been silently witnessing the scarcity of basic food commodities every now and then. The situation is worsening with each passing year. The perils of our growing dependence on food imports is a cause of immense worry. A state so rich in water and […]

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Nigeen Lake gasping for breath


Nigeen Lake in Kashmir once used to be known for its beauty and clear waters.Pollution, enchroachment and official negligence have ...

CLEAN UP AT 12000 Feet


Gangabal is one of the most amazing , high altitude lakes situated at the base of the daunting Mount Harmukh.[slideshow ...

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011


THEME OF WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2011 Forests: Nature At Your Service Forests cover one third of the earth’s land mass, performing vital ...

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2010


Message for World Environment Day, 2010  by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Biodiversity, the incredible variety of life on Earth that ...