The 49-year-old Vietnamese, Ho Van Lang, lived the life of "Tarzan" after the horrors of the Vietnam War forced him to flee with the rest of his family from the house.
As western wildfires burn through millions of forested acres, they are igniting debates about our response that are almost as heated as the flames themselves. The leaders of the US Forest Service have known that fire begets discord since 1905,
The tourist recorded the first moments when the elephant started stamping the 8- to 10-foot-long crocodile with its feet while the crocodile tried to escape in the shallow water.
The incident created panic among the residents who simply took to their heels or rather, took off in their cars.
In 1972, he fled to the jungle after some members of his family were killed by an American bomb during the war. He has been relying on his surroundings and animals for food.
Video clips circulated on social media showed the intensity of the fires that devour green spaces, in both Al-Qusaiba, the vicinity of Barish, Tyre district, and the forested area between Zararia and Sir Al-Gharbiyye. Cases of suffocation were recorded, and a number of homes were evacuated.
A study published in Ecology Letters finds that human disturbance affects the disease dynamics of a place through its effect on the prevalence of host and parasite species in the geography, as reported by Mongabay-India. Researchers from the Indian Institute of
Last week, the Indian Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change released the India State of Forest Report (ISFR) 2021. The report showed a continuing increase in forest cover across the country, but a decline in
India reported 345,989 forest fires from November 2020 to June 2021, according to the State of Forests Report, 2021 (SoFR, 2021), released on 13 January 2022. This is the highest recorded in the country for this period so far.
Researchers are pointing out that just planting trees is not a cure-all for tackling global warming and climate change, as recorded by multiple studies. Right from selecting the correct species to then monitoring and maintaining saplings and planning for large-scale tree plantation, effective tree plantation goes beyond just