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Towards more profitable and sustainable farming systems

Archana Mahato, a marginal farmer lives in Pitidri, a small village in Purulia district of West Bengal. The district is listed as ‘drought-hit’ even when the rainfall averages to a little less than 1300 mm an annum. 882 more words

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Cranes, Cackling Geese and Californian wetlands

During a recent visit to California, it was great to meet up with former Ducks Unlimited colleague Andy Engilis, and to re-visit two key waterbird sites in the delta of the Central Valley. 197 more words

Caring For Our Planet

Canada and BC's Coastal First Nations are working together to manage marine resources

Vancouver – Canada’s Federal Government and Coastal First Nations have agreed on a framework for working together in governing and managing fisheries resources along BC’s North and Central Coast. 221 more words

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Environmental benefits accrued by MGNREGA

A recent study in SPWD’s project location in south Rajasthan looks at the environmental benefits accrued by MGNREGA works. MGNREGA, one of the world’s largest acts for employment generation also facilitates generation of sustainable assets for the environment. 952 more words

Agriculture

Canadian governments miss crucial deadline for caribou protection

Ottawa – Canadian provinces and territories failed to meet a key deadline for protecting threatened boreal caribou habitat.

The governments had five years to develop habitat protection plans under Canada’s… 318 more words

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How artificial intelligence could help predict major forest fires | Canadian Geographic

Last spring, Canadians watched, horrified, as residents of Fort McMurray, Alta. were forced to flee their community as a nearby forest fire exploded out of control. 53 more words

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