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Fishermen: Fish stock hit by unnatural occurrences

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

Unusual sightings of jellyfish worry experts

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

Carcass spotted floating on Dahisar river

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

Expert panel opposes projects on Upvan lake

The panel was formed only after the high court order directing the state to notify its wetlands.

18 Jan 2019 4:28 AM

MMRDA to conduct survey of fisherfolk

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

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Forest dept to get real time fire alerts

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

Bullet train to cost 131 hectares of forests

Palghar will lose largest chunk of forests at 34.19 ha, followed by Dahanu at 29.05 hectares.

08 Jan 2019 5:12 AM

Air quality in city remains ‘very poor’

BKC recorded the poorest air quality, followed by Andheri, Mazagaon and Malad.

06 Jan 2019 2:05 AM

Borivali residents suspect trees being poisoned

According to the locals, the alleged poison holes were first discovered in the trees on December 26.

06 Jan 2019 1:50 AM

Forest dept still looking for snares inside Film City

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

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Activists: Notify wetlands prone to development

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

Fishermen to get reward for saving marine species

An application to the state mangrove cell also needs to be made for the same.

24 Dec 2018 6:22 AM

Mumbai wetlands in action plan for birds

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

Cub of tigress Avni rescued

The forest department had especially brought in a team from Madhya Pradesh to carry out the rescue operation.

23 Dec 2018 1:32 AM

Fresh fire incidents at Ulwe mangroves

The forest department tried to control the fire and is investigating the matter to find the culprits.

22 Dec 2018 12:54 AM

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‘Gas leak kills 31 monkeys, 14 pigeons’

A major gas leakage was reported at the company located in Rasayani area of Raigad district.

16 Dec 2018 12:31 AM

Mumbai sees lowest temperature of season

Minimum temperature was 16 degrees; weatherman predicts chilly days ahead.

12 Dec 2018 2:23 AM

‘Won’t give land for bullet train’

Palghar farmers have raised concerns over the compensation process.

09 Dec 2018 1:49 AM

‘Every one in 8 died of air pollution in India in 2017’

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

Study: Control pollution and increase lifespan

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

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