Diclofenac killing vultures

Diclofenac, the painkilling drug has adversely affected vulture species, says a study published in a paper published in the Cambridge Journal – Bird Conservation International. The study by researchers from the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) and Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)30

Bio Toilets

Bio Toilets- Towards making India an open defecation free country

Bio toilets have considerable advantages such as being highly suitable for harsh sub zero temperatures of Himalayan Region, Glaciers, Railway coaches, Buses, Highways, Remote areas, sea ports, Mining area, metro cities etc. They are also suitable for mobile applications and are maintenance free as it30

Lead shots

Why must the Olympics use lead shots?

Lead causes pollution and leads to pollution. When ingested, it can cause damage to wildlife animals and aquatic fauna that mistake it for food and ingest it. Lead is known to be a serious pollutant and can impair many body functions such as heart, bones,30

Tuna

Tuna Fish heart affected by Oil Spills

It was long known that oil spills can cause serious damage to the biodiversity in seas and oceans, and a new study has revealed that oil spills can cause serious damage to the heart of fishes. The chemicals in oil can cause disruptions in the30

Water Pollution

Pollution in Rivers of India

Rivers in India are highly polluted and it is not an uncommon sight to find the water full of effluents, a common sight in the river Yamuna. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) along with State Pollution Control Boards (SPCBs) has been entrusted with the30