The occurrence of jellyfish in deep waters of Vengurla area of Sindhudurg have been forcing the fishermen to release trapped fish.
21 Jan 2019 1:12 AM
The institute has been gathering data from fishing communities of different areas to determine the exact cause of mass occurrence of the triggerfish.
21 Jan 2019 1:09 AM
While the Dahisar river has been inundated with regular release of cow dung, locals said that very little efforts being made to avoid river pollution.
19 Jan 2019 1:36 AM
The panel was formed only after the high court order directing the state to notify its wetlands.
18 Jan 2019 4:28 AM
The authority will appoint consultant to survey fisherfolk who are likely to be affected by the Mumbai Trans Harbour Link Project (MTHL).
16 Jan 2019 2:15 AM
The system will only be accessible to forest officials who can access details through the identity and password allotted to them.
13 Jan 2019 1:40 AM
Palghar will lose largest chunk of forests at 34.19 ha, followed by Dahanu at 29.05 hectares.
08 Jan 2019 5:12 AM
BKC recorded the poorest air quality, followed by Andheri, Mazagaon and Malad.
06 Jan 2019 2:05 AM
According to the locals, the alleged poison holes were first discovered in the trees on December 26.
06 Jan 2019 1:50 AM
The forest department is also trying to strengthen patrolling in the area, after suspicion of poaching attempts at the site.
04 Jan 2019 2:01 AM
Activists have highlighted that the high court had already asked the state to submit details on the wetland mapping procedure.
26 Dec 2018 2:10 AM
An application to the state mangrove cell also needs to be made for the same.
24 Dec 2018 6:22 AM
These areas have been known to host thousands of migratory birds, which could be seen during winter in its full glory.
23 Dec 2018 2:02 AM
The forest department had especially brought in a team from Madhya Pradesh to carry out the rescue operation.
23 Dec 2018 1:32 AM
The forest department tried to control the fire and is investigating the matter to find the culprits.
22 Dec 2018 12:54 AM
A major gas leakage was reported at the company located in Rasayani area of Raigad district.
16 Dec 2018 12:31 AM
Minimum temperature was 16 degrees; weatherman predicts chilly days ahead.
12 Dec 2018 2:23 AM
Palghar farmers have raised concerns over the compensation process.
09 Dec 2018 1:49 AM
The report further highlighted that over half of the deaths due to air pollution were seen in those younger than 70 years of age.
07 Dec 2018 1:53 AM
This was revealed in the latest study by The Lancet based on PM2.5 levels during the year 2017, which was published on Thursday.
07 Dec 2018 1:51 AM