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Walls to keep forest encroachers at bay

The Parsik Hill range has been affected by encroaching slum dwellers.

02 Oct 2019 2:35 AM

Saving the natural shield

The requirement for conservation of Mangroves was highlighted yet again after flooding brought the city to a grinding halt last week.

06 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Bullet train station in Thane to be reworked to save mangroves: Authority

National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited MD Achal Khare said that all the required wildlife, forest and CRZ clearance has been taken.

29 Jun 2019 1:05 PM

Mangrove affected land beneficiaries to avail deposit

Those who get the EMD will be persons who had purchased lands from Mhada in 1995-96.

28 Jun 2019 2:39 AM

Ten trucks loaded with debris for dumping in Mankhurd seized

The staff dressed in casuals arrived at the spot earlier for surprise.

31 Mar 2019 4:54 AM


Activists demand green manifesto ahead of polls

A striking example of a party turning away from their promise is Shiv Sena, which had strongly protested against Metro car shed in Aarey.

25 Mar 2019 3:43 AM

City youth protest climate change

There was a global protest under “Fridays for future” which saw demonstrations in Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Guwahati.

16 Mar 2019 2:25 AM

Bombay HC allows MMRDA to cut mangroves for connector flyover

A division bench of Justices allowed a petition filed by the MMRDA, seeking permission to destroy 0.0484 hectares of mangroves.

12 Mar 2019 7:20 PM

Saving Bandrs’s mangroves

Rehan Merchant has spent years single-handedly levelling a beach at Carter Road and keeping the mangroves clean.

09 Mar 2019 6:54 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


Mangrove wall gets final nod; tenders to be floated

The Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority had also given its approval for the walls earlier this year.

18 Dec 2018 1:56 AM

‘Chembur mangroves being destructed’

The mangrove cell has taken cognisance of the issue and directed an inspection on the matter.

11 Dec 2018 2:06 AM

Lack of land to compensate for mangroves affects major projects

Joint consortium of Reliance Infrastructure and Astaldi received the LOA to commence work for VBSL in September this year.

18 Nov 2018 1:08 AM

CIDCO asked to stop repair work of sluice gates in Uran

The state mangrove cell carried out inspection of the site earlier this week.

06 Oct 2018 5:55 AM

Gates at Panje wetland worries eco-activists

It may prevent tidal water to reach the mangroves.

04 Oct 2018 1:00 AM


Debris dumping continues at Uran

Fishermen at Telipada stated that debris is being dumped in the mangroves at Nhava Sheva village of Uran district.

26 Sep 2018 1:40 AM

Mangrove destruction 3 days after HC order on protection

Residents have claimed that being the environment body, CIDCO must look into the matter of mangrove destruction.

21 Sep 2018 1:48 AM

HC to state: Restore all mangrove land

The bench said that the state will now have to restore to its “original condition” such mangrove land which had already been destroyed.

18 Sep 2018 1:26 AM

INS Hamla seeks mangrove land

The HC had banned construction within 50 metres from the mangroves.

16 Aug 2018 2:57 AM

Alleged mangrove destruction at Marve

A NGO Watchdog Foundation has written to the Mumbai police and the state mangrove cell about the inaction on the matter.

24 Jul 2018 2:11 AM