Browsing: Ecology

Environment
Makeover Man

Pained by the amount of garbage littering his once beautiful village, an NRK rushed home and took a broom to…

Cover Story
Next Tosamaidan?

After winding up its half-a-century-old gory shell-campaign at Tosamaidan in 2014, army is exploring alternative area. Bajpathri, the fascinating meadow…

Ecology
Tasteless Anchar

Once famous for its fish, Nadru, and vegetable gardens, Anchar Lake struggles to survive encroachment, waste dump, and official neglect.…

Ecology
Stone Stories

The stone quarry at Athwajan is in debate for both environmental and human costs. Riyaz Bhat reports In a span…

Ecology
‘Royal’ Sale

A Mughal era garden in Dal Lake’s lap is latest causality of land mafia. Sold by the Maharaja to a…

Wildlife
Dumping Sar

Home to over three lakh migratory birds Hokersar is fast turning into Srinagar’s dump-yard. After September floods 31000 shoes were…

Life Story
My Friend Bakk

The story of Ilyas Najeeb is one out of the jungle book. He nursed an injured leopard cub for eighteen…

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