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Wetland at Powai Lake only one to be notified across city

Mumbai, Feb. 3 -- The city will have only one major notified wetland, divided into four zones across 181.9 hectares, at Powai Lake, as per the amended wetland rules 2017. This would effectively open u... Read More


Wetland at Powai Lake only one to be notified across city

Mumbai, Feb. 2 -- The city will have only one major notified wetland, divided into four zones across 181.9 hectares, at Powai Lake, as per the amended wetland rules 2017. This would effectively open u... Read More


'In 40 yrs, a 3rd of wetland cover lost'

Mumbai, Feb. 1 -- India has lost nearly one-third of its natural wetlands to urbanisation, agricultural expansion and pollution over the last four decades, a study by non-government organisation Wetla... Read More


'In 40 yrs, a 3rd of wetland cover lost'

Mumbai, Feb. 1 -- India has lost nearly one-third of its natural wetlands to urbanisation, agricultural expansion and pollution over the last four decades, a study by non-government organisation Wetla... Read More


'Mumbai lost 71% of its wetlands in 44 yrs'

MUMBAI, Feb. 1 -- Among 22 Indian cities, Mumbai has lost the maximum number of wetlands - 71% - between 1970 and 2014, according to a national study by a non-profit group, Wetlands International Sout... Read More


Temp in south Mumbai drops to 13.8degC

Mumbai, Feb. 1 -- South Mumbai recorded its lowest minimum temperature of the season on Friday with Colaba weather observatory, representative of south Mumbai, recording the temperature at 13.8 degree... Read More


Get ready to spot your feathered friends on Sunday at 16th Mumbai BirdRace

India, Feb. 1 -- Avian enthusiasts are all set to spend this Sunday birding in and around the city, covering nearly 50km along the urban perimeter, as a part of the 16th Mumbai BirdRace. The event in... Read More


New species of sea slugs found close to Maha, Gujarat shores

Mumbai, Feb. 1 -- Two new species of sea slugs have been discovered near the shores in Maharashtra and Gujarat. One of the species has been described as Cratena poshitraensis, which was found from th... Read More


'In 4 decades, a third of wetland cover lost'

Mumbai, Jan. 31 -- India has lost nearly one-third of its natural wetlands to urbanisation, agricultural expansion and pollution over the last four decades, a study by non-government organisation Wetl... Read More


Hand over all mangroves to forest dept, panel tells Cidco

MUMBAI, Jan. 31 -- The Bombay high court- appointed state wetland and mangrove panel has directed the City Industrial Development Corporation Ltd (Cidco) to hand over all mangrove areas under their ju... Read More