India mangroves coalition

  To strengthen the commitment of corporate India towards preserving vital coastal ecosystems and to mark the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem, Godrej & Boyce (the flagship company of the Godrej Group) announced the launch of the India Mangroves Coalition, in association with CII’s Centre ofContinue Reading

In this Jan. 21, 2016, file photo, school children arrive at the Los Angeles Zoo, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut,File)

GRIFFITH PARK, Calif. — Los Angeles is embarking on an ambitious mission to preserve biodiversity. On Thursday, the LA Zoo launched its first-ever Conservation Strategic Plan in the hopes it can help slow the breakneck speed of species die-offs both locally and around the world. “We are witnessing the sixthContinue Reading

Middleburgh housing project draws scrutiny from state Department of Environmental Conservation

The state Department of Environmental Conservation is investigating a housing development project in Middleburgh after town Planning Board members approved substantial changes to the project without appropriate review or additional public input.  Amid the ongoing DEC investigation, Middleburgh Planning Board members and village residents clashed over the Middleburgh Meadows project atContinue Reading