Browsing: Ecology

Ecology
Draught in dal

Apart from affecting livelihood of nearly a million families and destroying crops and infrastructure worth billions, the September 2014 floods…

Ecology
Flying Visitors

Despite vanishing wetlands Kashmir continues to attract thousands of migratory birds every year. But there is more than one migration.…

Ecology
Aftershocks

Ten years after tremors struck valley devouring 1,400 people in a matter of few minutes, the worst hit Uri in…

Ecology
Angry Nature

Flash floods and cloudbursts are the new entries in Kashmir’s troubled lingo. With 19 occurrences in last 20 days, Kashmir…

Diary
Reliving Waltengo

Flattened by snow storm a decade ago, Waltengo Nar in South Kashmir’s Qazigund area is completely a different place now.…

Ecology
Axing Notorious Poplars

By Mir Faizan Anwar Prettiness of Kashmir is no secret. The verdant and flourishing coniferous forests enveloping the Valley and…

Ecology
Uncertain Times

Are we sitting on a ticking time bomb? Yes, feels experts. But is our government geared up for a Nepal…

Ecology
The Prized Lotus

After issuing avalanche warnings in army’s meteorological centre at the outset of his career, Sonam Lotus is a celebrity in…