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Press evaluation:
Background:

Scientists warn Everest glaciers at risk of disappearing by end of this century (kp 28/05/2015)

Government forms REA to address post-quake scenario (ht 27/05/2015)

Integrating disaster resilience in ecosystems management, by Janita Gurung (ht 22/05/2015)

Slipping and sliding: The earthquakes will leave a lasting impact on the Nepali landscape, especially its slopes and watersheds, by Madhukar Upadhya (kp 20/05/2015)

Valley height raised by 80cm: Survey Department (kp 07/05/2015), Quake elevated Valley by 80 cm: Survey, by Sangeet Sangroula (rep 07/05/2015)

etween a rock and a hard place: To wean villagers who live around the Chitwan National Park from their involvement in poaching rackets will require much effort from both the government and locals, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 18/04/2015)

Glacial lake at just 2,546m, govt yet to fathom its potential, by Bhim Ghimire (kp 08/04/2015), Melting of glacial lake threatens life, property (kp 10/04/2015)

At what cost?, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 04/04/2015), Just beyond the margins: Poor farmers with small holdings ravaged by floods and wild animals from the Chitwan National Park can barely eke out a living in Meghauli, by Tiku Gauchan (kp 04/04/2015)

Campaign to conserve, promote rare crop species launched, by Bharat Koirala (ht 28/03/2015)

Mustang in march: here are many obscure villages in Lower Mustang that are mystical and can be reached on a day’s hike from Jomsom, by Cynthia Choo and Kenji Kwok (nt 20/03/2015)

Authorities to expand Parsa, Koshi Tappu reserves (kp 18/03/2015)

Protecting Pokhara’s crown jewel: After years of negligence, Phewa Lake finally seems to be receiving the care that it badly needs, by Ishwori Neupane (kp 14/03/2015)

Karnali embankment work begins, by Kamal Panthi (kp 01/03/2015)

Achham lakes drying up in lack of conservation efforts, by Ram Bahadur Kunwar (rep 26/02/2015)

Rich biodiversity of Kangchenjunga Challenges of global concern, by Pratikshya Kandel and Nakul Chettri (ht 23/02/2015)

Wetlands for our future: Political commitment and cooperation from locals can help conserve wetlands, by Maheshwar Dhakal  (kp 01/02/2015), Seven lakes in Lekhnath on verge of extinction: Human encroachment,inaction on the part of authorities putting water bodies at risk, by Bharat Koirala (ht 01/02/2015), Wetlands for the world: Diversity under threat, by Deepika Pandey (ht 03/02/2015), Protect The Earth’s Kidneys – Wetlands, by Bijaya Raj Paudyal (rn 06/02/2015)

Villagers left to deal with effects of deforestation, aggregate mining, by Mithilesh Yadav (rep 27/01/2015)

NTNC to manage Acap for five additional years  (kp 18/01/2015)

Community first: The government must trust locals to continue with its conservation efforts in the Annapurna region, by Hum Gurung (kp 15/01/2015)

ACAP management handover: MPs, community reps seek NTNC’s tenure extension (kp 11/01/2015)

Bagmati cleaning campaign: Solid waste from Sanepa, Balkhu points extracted (ht 04/01/2015)

Pokhara sub-metropolis says it will conserve, manage Fewa Lake (ht 04/01/2015)

Chure deforestation, excavations impact lives in Tarai, by Ritesh Tripathi (rep 03/01/2015)

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve starts boat registration, by Amar Khadka (rep 27/12/2014)

Illegal mining of natural resources goes unabated, by Dipendra Shakya (kp 08/12/2014)

‘Chure will become a desert if not conserved’ (kp 05/12/2014)

Youths show interest in conservation activities, by Dipendra Baduwal and Pawan Yadav (kp 03/12/2014)

Nepal in Asia Protected Area Partnership: IUCN (kp 19/11/2014)

Scientists use bugs against water hyacinth nuisance (ht 05/11/2014)

Drying up: Neglect and levelling of ponds have directly contributed to the drying up of fresh water springs in Nepal's mid hills, by Binod Sharma (kp 05/11/2014)

Bid to let Hanumante Khola run in its natural course (ht 03/11/2014)

Fewa likely to vanish in decades: Experts (ht 31/10/2014)

Banned medicinal herbs beingsmuggled from far-west districts (ht 30/10/2014)

Kailash Mansarobar conservation drive begins, by Khagendra Awasthi (kp 29/10/2014)

Looking into Chure ecosystem: Science-based understanding, by Bikram Tamang (ht 29/10/2014), 'Chure conservation limited to saplings work', by Mithilesh Yadav (rep 29/10/2014)

Land encroachment rampant in Kailali, by Ganesh Chaudhary (kp 27/10/2014)

Calls for conservation of Kanchenjunga area, by Biplav Bhattarai (kp 20/10/2014)

Panel to visit Chure districts (kp 17/10/2014)

Chitwan jungle resorts: Writ against contracts renewal quashed (kp 17/10/2014)

Biodiversity conservation: Experts stress on cross-border co-op (kp 12/10/2014)

In memory: Eight years ago, Nepal lost many of its conservation heroes; their examples must live on, by Bijaya Raj Paudyal (kp 08/10/2014)

Water hyacinths affect fishing community, by Shiva Sharma (kp 27/09/2014)

Ecology and democracyEfforts to create a more inclusive society will fail if a greener political agenda is not adopted immediately, by G�rard Toffin (kp 19/09/2014)

Ruining the view: A weed harvester can solve the problem of water hyacinth invasion in Fewa Lake, by Anil Baral (kp 17/09/2014)

Panels to study Chure conservation issues (kp 12/09/2014)

Locals demand gradual handover of ACAP, by Pragati Shahi (kp 05/09/2014)

Mining Ban lift criticised (kp 04/09/2014)

Five areas of intervention outlined for Chure project (kp 29/08/2014)

Mystical Dolpa in the mist: One of Nepal’s last roadless districts seeks to protect its pristine remoteness, by Hum Gurung (nt 29/08/2014)

Stir announced against Chure conservation project (kp 22/08/2014), Illegal mining of sand, gravel goes unchecked despite ban, by Dev Narayan Sah (kp 22/08/2014)

31 agencies interested in Save Bagmati Campaign (kp 18/08/2014)

WWF launches Generation Green campaign: Introduces mentorship opportunity for youth to promote leadership (ht 16/08/2014)

Govt to plant trees along the riverbanks (ht 10/08/20143)

Closure of crushers industries leave hundreds of locals in a lurch (ht 09/08/2014), Crusher industry ban to be relaxed (ht 12/08/2014), Ministries at odds over crusher regulations, by Pragati Shahi (kp 15/08/2014)

Need for change: Top-down administrative control has never helped to conserve forest resources, by Keshav Bhattarai (rep 07/08/2014)

Call for immediate action to conserve Fewa Lake (ht 06/08/2014)

NPC partners with IUCN to draft nature conservation strategy (kp 01/08/2014), Emulating the past: Chure conservation could learn from the experiences of community management in Dhankuta’s Sildhunga forests, by Jagadish Chandra Baral (kp 01/08/2014)

Protest against state ban on extraction from Chure (ht 31/07/2014)

Chure panel to focus on integrated plan (kp 30/07/2014)

UN Assembly to show Jagadishpur Lake doc, by Manoj Poudel (kp 30/07/2014)

73 Dhading sand processing industries to shut down (ht 29/07/2014)

We need to consider the fragility of Chure ecosystem, interview with Mahesh Acharya (kp 28/07/2014)

Bid to save Maipokhari wetland: Experts start geological study, by Biplav Bhattarai (kp 26/07/2014)

Shivapuri entry fee forcyclists hiked heavily (ht 26/07/2014)

All illegally-run crusher plants in Dang shut down, by Devendra Basnet (rep 26/07/2014)

DDCs oppose ban on silt extraction (kp 25/07/2014)

Over-harvesting yarsagumba: At the rate the yarsa is being harvested, it could become extinct in the near future, by Bachhu BK (nt 25/07/2014), Himalayan ginseng: Adding value to yarsagumba and regulating it may help Nepal profit more equitably from the trade, by Bishwo Paudel (nt 25/07/2014)

Lawmakers make pitch for local’s role in chure (kp 24/07/2014)

Ban on river material export comes into effect (ht 18/07/2014)

Chure conservation: Stakeholders differ on ways (ht 09/07/2014), State-community mistrust impedes Chure conservation efforts (rep 09/07/2014), Outside the box: Chure conservation requires unconventional thinking; the ‘command and control’ approach is a waste of time and resources, by Jagadish Chandra Baral (kp 15/07/2014)

Greenery to get boost in cities, villages, by Pragati Shahi (kp 05/07/2014)

Yarcha collectors return empty-handed, by Bhim Bahadur Singh (kp 05/07/2014)

Conservation theory: Understanding socio-ecological systems as an integrated whole could be a promising theoretical base for conservation, by Kamal Raj Gaire (kp 03/07/2014)

On the right track: To conserve the Chure, the illegal outflow of resources to North India must be stopped (kp 01/07/2014)

Panel uses science to save Chure, by Pragati Shahi (kp 30/06/2014)

Environment concerns: Dolpa locals seek Yarcha harvest ban (kp 26/06/2014), Dolpa folks appeal govt to ensure their rights over local resources (rep 26/06/2014)

Sustain and prosper: Ensuring sustainability in production and consumption of natural resources is the only way to save them from the posterity, by Prakash Katwal (rep 25/06/2014)

Govt plans to manage ACAP draws criticism, by Pragati Shahi (kp 20/06/2014)

Chure declared conservation zone, by Pragati Shahi (kp 18/06/2014), Ban comes intoeffect on exportof river materials (ht 18/06/2014), Government enforces fresh ban on aggregate export (rep 18/06/2014), Forest users decry government Chure conservation programme, by Pragati Shahi (kp 19/06/2014), Forest users all out against Chure conservation campaign (rep 19/06/2014), Chure declaration deepens state-community mistrust, by Om Astha Rai (20/06/2014), Rescue of the Chure: Thirty-four million years of geological heritage is being destroyed in a bout of rapaciousness, by Kanak Mani Dixit (kp 20/06/2014), Govt warns of action against obstruction (kp 22/06/2014)

Shrinking Fewa on verge of losing its vastness: Rampant encroachment casts shadow on conservation efforts; Experts say they are worried (ht 07/06/2014)

CNP in '35 amazing national parks on earth' list, by Kriti Bhuju (rep 07/06/2014)

DFO opposes silt mining bid (kp 06/06/2014)

Public concerns to save environment ‘missing’, by Pragati Shahi (kp 05/06/2014), Whose concerns? Environmental agendas must be guided by ground realities (kp 06/06/2014)

A consensus for action: Development cannot come at the cost of the air we breathe, the water we drink or the Nepal we leave behind, by Gagan Thapa and Kashish Das Shrestha (kp 05/06/2014)

Morang to shut down all crusher plants in district, by Lila Ballav Ghimire (kp 05/06/2014)

Chure conservation: Minister hints at Army deployment (kp 02/06/2014), President: Political will necessary to save Chure (kp 04/06/2014)

Chure miners resume illegal export of aggregate to India, by Madan Thakur (rep 01/06/2014)

Dock being built at Phewa Lake without permit, by Shiva S harma (kp 29/05/2014)

Connecting 'islands': Biodiversity in Nepal, by Janita Gurung and Pratikshya Kandel (rep 22/05/2014), Building on successes: Thew long history of biodiversity decline must stimulate efforts for conservation, by Deependra Joshi (rep 22/05/2014)

Himalaya glaciers are fragmenting, says report, by Om Astha Rai (rep 17/05/2014)

Historic ponds drying up in key tourist hotspot, by Bhim Dewan (rep 15/05/2014)

Villagers defy rule in rush for Yarcha (kp 11/05/2014), Yarsa season begins in hills: Locals head to highlands (ht 11/05/2014)

Feasibility study on iron mines begins in eastern districts (ht 27/04/2014)

Pokhara to house biodiversity park, by Shiva Sharma (kp 24/04/2014)

Parasi DFO to prevent sand, stone mining from streams, by Bechu Gaud (kp 20/04/2014)

Lakes, ponds in Bajura on verge of extinction (ht 20/04/2014)

Nepal, India and Bhutan agree on new transboundary landscape for Hindu Kush (rep 18/04/2014)

Nepal selected for carbon market (kp 17/04/2014), REDD+ readiness can bring resources worth $70 million to Nepal (ht 19/04/2014), Nepal's note on emission cuts approved (rep 19/04/2014), To get ready for REDD+: The Government of Nepal, the World Bank as well as the promoters of the REDD activities should guarantee the rights of indigenous people, by Dev Kumar Sunuwar (rep 09/05/2014)

Illegal mining of sand, stones goes unchecked in Morang, Sunsari, by Bhim Ghimire and Binod Bhandari (kp 16/04/2014)

Chure range erosion unabated (ht 15/04/2014)

Water level  in Tamakoshi alarmingly down (ht 15/04/2014)

Encroachment in country’s only hunting reserve, by Prakash Baral and Ghanashyam Khadka (kp 10/04/2014)

Concerns for Rapti embankment delay, by Thakur Singh Tharu (kp 03/04/2014)

‘Earth Hour’ to raise green fund (kp 30/03/2014)

DDC urged to remove illegal crusher industries, by Bechu Gaud (kp 30/03/2014)

E-petitioners grow in number to protect CNP, by Pragati Shahi (kp 27/03/2014)

Ilam wetlands drying up, by Biplab Bhattarai (kp 26/03/2014)

450 hectare of land turns barren in Tanahun (ht 23/03/2014)

Wetlands vanishing due to human encroachment, silting, by Kiran Man Bajracharya (rep 22/03/2014)

Illegal crusher plants ordered to shut down, by Bechu Gaud (kp 12/03/2014), Stakeholders concerned by illegal sand mining in Chure region, by Pawan Yadav (kp 13/03/2014), Three trucks load of sand seized (kp 13/03/2014), Crusher plants along Indrawati making mockery of govt authority, laws, by Dhruba Dangal (rep 20/03/2014)

Minister decries rail plan via Chitwan Park, by Pragati Shahi (kp 07/03/2014)

Government acts on preserving Chure, by Pragati Shahi (kp 06/03/2014), Govt suspends registration of new crushers in Chure (rep 07/03/2014), Government starts closing crushers in Chure region, by Mithilesh Yadav (kp 11/03/2014)

PCCP falls flat in President's home district, by Suresh Yadav (rep 24/02/2014)

Kavilvastu lakes await conservation efforts, by Manoj Poudel (kp 24/02/2014)

Saving The Holy Himalayas, by Safal Sharma (rn 21/02/2014)

Raniban to be developed into biodiversity park, by Santosh Kharel (rep 14/02/2014)

Herb collection bleeding Bajura dry (ht 10/02/2014)

Chure land mgmt project launched (kp 07/02/2014), WWF project for Churia range conservation (rep 07/02/2014)

Tinau river surface subsides by 15 meters, by Sher Bahadur KC (rep 07/02/2014), 'Bed-bars' to prevent Tinau riverbed from sinking further, by Sher Bahadur KC (rep 25/02/2014)

Conservation matters: National parks are for the future of the Nepali people and the planet, by Hum Gurung (nt 07/02/2014)

‘Efforts on to enlist Kaski lakes as Ramsar sites’, by Shiva Sharma (kp 03/02/2014), Dire straits: The pressure on wetlands is likely to intensify soon due to climatew change and increased demand for land and water, by Deependra Joshi (rep 04/02/2014)

Campaign for greener Kathmandu, by Pragati Shahi (kp 31/01/2014)

Natural History Museum plan consigned to oblivion (ht 31/01/2014)

Strategic moves: Environmental considerations must be included in national policies to ensure sustainable development, by Ram B. Khadka and Shailendra Guragain (kp 30/01/2014)

Far-western region lakes endangered (ht 29/01/2014)

Nepal clinches 139th position in environment index (ht 27/01/2014)

Tresspassing into nature: Planned new east-west railroad and Hulaki highway threaten the Chitwan National Park, by Bhrikuti Rai and Sunir Pandey (nt 24/01/2014)

9 Pokhara lakes up for Ramsar recognition (kp 24/01/2014)

Herb smuggling endangers species (ht 16/01/2014)

Govt to boost President's Chure Conservation Program: More government departments to be involved, by Om Astha Rai (rep 11/01/2014)

Rampant encroachment on govt land (ht 05/01/2014)

Gendered woods: Reforms need to be made to Nepal’s highly undemocratic and androcentric conservation sector, by Sangita Thapa (kp 26/12/2013)

Shuklaphanta displaced victims still await proper compensation, by Bikram Giri (rep 23/12/2013)

Once ignored, mountain agendas now draw global attention, by Om Astha Rai (rep 11/12/2013)

Keeping it in the community: Community conservation areas can build functional links between livelihood security and conservation, by Pallavi Dhakal (kp 04/12/2013)

Saving the hills: Churia conservation, by Gokarna Jung Thapa (rep 09/11/2013)

Taking a stand on the Koshi: Defending a way of life; While Nepal's hydropower potential is great, economic, health and environmental impacts from dams are emerging, by Steve Matzker and Jennifer Gonzalez (rep 18/10/2013)

Waterway Transportation Not Commercially Feasible In Nepal: Study, by Rudra Pangeni (rep 10/10/2013)

Saving the hills: Due to lack of proper land use and implementation plans, Churia is degrading and losing its main ecosystem services, by Gokarna Jung Thapa (rep 09/10/2013)

Political instability affected conservation efforts: Prez Yadav (kp 24/09/2013)

Govt gearing up for green governance (ht 15/09/2013)

Biodiversity conservation: A valid pursuit, by Jagadish Chandra Baral (ht 10/09/2013)

Lack of fixed area hindering Fewa conservation (ht 26/08/2013)

Think new: Chure conservation, by Jagadish Chandra Baral (rep 26/08/2013)

Conservation in action: Locals of a village in Kailali join hands to conserve forest and wildlife, by Krishna Prasad Sigdel (ht 16/08/2013)

Force Nepal’s campaign to protect environment (ht 12/08/2013)

Land encroachmenton massive scale, by Binod Tripathi (kp 07/08/2013)

Concern over final rites: Crematorium a fit vehicle, by Mani Dixit (ht 05/08/2013)

Shrinking Rara Lake has authorities worried (ht 04/08/2013)

Nepal poised to take the lead on Conservation Genetics, by Stuti Basnyet (rep 02/08/2013)

Locals join hands to save Chure, by Shyam Sundar Shashi (kp 24/06/2013)

Urban ornaments: Trees in the city, by Suman S. Bhattarai (rep 20/06/2013)

Parks boon for joggers, visitors, by Samik Kharel (kp 11/06/2013)

The economy needs oxygen: Recent history shows that authoritarians have been the main enemies of the environment (nt 07/06/2013)

Everest by any other name: To lose sight of how the name Everest came to be used is to ignore history, by Deepak Thapa (kp 06/06/2013)

Int’l Environment Day celebrations becoming merely an annual ritual, by Pragati Shahi (kp 05/06/2013), Green grow the rushes: Nepal needs to think seriously and act urgently to embrace sustainable development for its own sake, by Gagan Thapa and Kashish Das Shrestha (kp 05/06/2013), Environment Day celebrated—and that’s it (kp 06/06/2013)

Let them be: Tree felling in Ring Road, by Pramada Shah (rep 04/06/2013)

"Thrilled At Greening City", interview with Chanda Rana (sp 31/05/2013)

Mountain madness: Money cannot undo the damage inflicted on the mountains and climate, by Shyam K.C. (kp 31/05/2013)

Govt, civic bodies join hands for environment (ht 28/05/2013)

Ecology meets politics: Rehabilitating land is much easier than dealing with built-forms such as buildings and roads, by Anil Bhattarai (kp 26/05/2013)

Pockets of prosperity: Protected areas, by Siddhartha B. Bajracharya (rep 23/05/2013)

Water, water everywhere: Biodiversity conservation and water security go hand in hand, by Nabin Bhattarai (kp 22/05/2013)

WWF Nepal celebrates 20 years of conservation partnerships (nn 20/05/2013)

Bardia, water snails and waiting for the tiger, by Sanjib Chaudhary (nn 20/05/2013)

Karnali highs, by Abhay K. (kp 18/05/2013)

The Churia region: Crying out for conservation, by Shyam Nandan Mandal (ht 16/05/2013)

Govt warming up to green house concept, by Pragati Shahi (kp 14/05/2013)

KSLCD Initiative to be launched this month (ht 14/05/2013)

On Rara’s shores, by Pragati Shahi (kp 11/05/2013)

Pact on transboundary landscape conservation (ht 04/05/2013)

RNP showsway in overgrazing fight, by Pragati Shahi (ht 03/05/2013)

Rs 4b programme to conserve Bagmati river (kp 01/05/2013)

Environment protection to get due priority (ht 28/04/2013)

When rhododendrons flower, by Dewan Rai (kp 27/04/2013)

Parks and recreation: Loss of open public space in urban areas has had a negative impact on health (kp 19/04/2013)

CNP lakes, ponds drying up, by Dipendra Baduwal (kp 15/04/2013), Land encroachmenton rise (kp 15/04/2013)

Iron butterflies: Violence against women goes hand in hand with the degradation of natural resources, by Bhawana Upadhyay (kp 07/04/2013)

Stop using heavy equipment to open tracks in Palpa: CIAA, by Madhav Aryal (kp 27/03/2013)

Kanchan clean-up drive, by Ananda Gautam (kp 27/03/2013)

Voices of the unheard: Great recognition must be given to the important role women play in protecting the rangelands in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH), by Manohara Khadka and Muhammad Ismail (rep 08/03/2013)

Plan to expand Parsa Reserve, by Shankar Acharya (kp 06/03/2013)

Surkhet follows Kathmandu in bid to replenish depleting greenery, by Pragati Shahi (kp 28/02/2013)

Legal aspects of regional co-operation for basin optimisation: With reference to Koshi River, by Y.B. Thapa (ht 20/02/2013)

President Chure Conservation Programme: Two years on, region’s sufferings see no end (kp 17/02/2013)

Chitwan’s lifelines, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 16/02/2013)

Govt to launch new strategy to conserve Chure (kp 10/02/2013)

Political limbo puts ACAP fate in balance, by Pragati Shahi (kp 06/02/2013), Conserving conservation: Nepal’s showcase eco-tourism project in the Annapurnas is facing a delicate transition, by Sara Parker (nt 08/02/2013)

'Himalayan Viagra' on a constant decline, warn biologists (nn 31/01/2013), Study says Yarchagumba could face extinction, by Pragati Shahi (kp 03/02/2013)

ACAP management: Ministry for NTNC term extension, by Pragati Shahi (kp 27/01/2013)

How the land lies: Conservation of Chure, by Jagat Deuja (rep 24/01/2013)

Building a house? Make room for 2 trees too (kp 02/01/2013)

Saving Annapurna: The responsibility of managing the Annapurna Conservation Area should go to the people who live there, by Hum Gurung (kp 25/12/2012)

Govt apathetic to Maipokhari conservation: Locals, by Biplav Bhattarai (kp 17/12/2012)

Green Ilam gets greener: Eastern Nepal's model township is on its way to becoming the country's first Green City, by Bhrikuti Rai (nt 14/12/2012)

The common future, by Gopal S. Rawat and Eklabya Sharma (rep 11/12/2012)

Environmental advertising an issue not to be sniffed at, by Basudha Gautam (kp 02/12/2012)

Green Kathmandu drive begins (kp 29/11/2012)

Prez opens geology meet (kp 29/11/2012)

Help save the Chure Hills: They say Nepal is 'landlocked', but it looks these days more like a country without 'locks', by Tirtha Bahadur Shrestha (nt 23/11/2012)

Memory remains: A test case in Nepal, by Jagadish Chandra Baral (rep 20/11/2012)

Rupa lake under threat of encroachment, by Basanti Bastola (kp 12/11/2012)

‘Chure must be preserved’: President says the natural heritage has been neglected (ht 07/11/2012)

Two projects for Sleshmantak area conservation (kp 05/11/2012)

Over dozen lakes face extinction threat (ht 29/10/2012)

Wetland shrinking alarming: Experts, by Pragati Shahi (kp 17/10/2012)

Wildlife park, recreation centre to be built in Bhaktapur (nn 03/10/2012)

Community forests earn $44,000 in Dolakha: Study shows 35 forests sequester 1.254m tonnes of carbon dioxide (kp 25/09/2012)

Taking nature back to people: Six years after Nepal's top conservationists were killed in a helicopter crash, communities work to conserve their legacy, by Bhrikuti Rai (nt 21/09/2012)

In the shadow of Annapurna: The Annapurna conservation project must find ways to reconcile its conflict with locals over resources, by Gopal Guragain (nt 07/09/2012)

The future catches up with Mustang: Mustang is usually preceded with words like 'lost', 'hidden' or 'forbidden', today it is none of those things, by Mark Whittaker (nt 07/09/2012)

Three-country initiative on biodiversity (kp 22/08/2012)

High-altitude visions: The Alps in Europe might share commonalities with our very own Himalayas, but are far advanced in terms of the developmental strategies adopted for the region, by Pragati Shahi (kp 11/08/2012)

Shouldering burden to revive lost glory, by Pragati Shahi (kp 07/08/2012), Fallen from holy grace, by Ankit Adhikari (kp 07/08/2012)

Future of conservation: Managing the ACA, by Siddhartha B. Bajracharya (rep 02/08/2012), Fate of Annapurna area management remains on a knife-edge (kp 08/08/2012)

6-month extension for ACAP term (kp 29/07/2012)

Encroachment affects lakes in Lekhnath (ht 12/07/2012)

Govt devises integrated plan to save Bagmati (kp 10/07/2012)

Surrendering to nature, the hard way, by Sameek Pokharel (kp 22/06/2012)

Heightened hope for Bagmati revival: Bagmati Civilisation Committee to use Rs 4 billion loan from Asian Development Bank (kp 12/06/2012)

Unauthorized gravel extraction goes unchecked, by Amar Khadka (rep 10/06/2012)

Green shoots: World environment day, by Madhav Karki (rep 05/06/2012), No going green at cost of development: Experts, by Pragati Shahi (kp 05/06/2012), Women at the forefront: Gender dimensions of the green economy are important in a mountain context, by Manohara Khadka (kp 05/06/2012), A dangerous void: Environment issues post CA, by Gagan Thapa and Kashish Das Shrestha (rep 06/06/2012), Semantics of democracy, by Dharma Adhikari (rep)

Monetising nature: An international study to calculate dollars and cents that locals can earn from conservation of Nepal's parks (nt 25/05/2012)

Give us some trees: Greenery in a city has a multitude of benefits (kp 25/05/2012)

Focus on the fragments: We have to realise that we are not living in normal times and that the earth is fast-deteriorating, by Anil Bhattarai (kp 13/05/2012)

Pokhara perils: Landslides caused by slope failures are common in the Pokhara valley. But neither is local history trusted, nor is modern technology employed as a precautionary measure, by Jagannath Adhikari (kp 13/05/2012)

Villagers ready to take govt to court, by Manoj Adhikari (rep 03/05/2012)

Hotels inside CNP reluctant to relocate, by Samiksha Koirala (rep 29/04/2012)

Fewa shrinking draws govt notice, by Manoj Adhikari (rep 24/04/2012), 138 hectares of Phewa Lake land encroached: Surveyors, by Ishwori Neupane (kp 25/04/2012)

For A President’s Churiya Dream To Come True, by Uday R. Sharma (sp 20/04/2012)

Politicking on mountains: Can Nepal be a leader?, by Raju Pandi Chhetri (hrt 17/04/2012)

Decoding glacier behaviour, by Arun Bhakta Shrestha (rep 01/04/2012)

Water & Wetlands, by Ravi Sharma Aryal (sp 29/03/2012)

Govt to seek int’l help to measure Everest height (kp 01/03/2012)

Half dozen lakes on verge of extinction (kp 26/02/2012)

Biodiversity conservation: Nurturing nature, by Uday R. Sharma (rep 22/02/2012)

Ridiculous Environment Protection Policy: Nepal Headed for Economic Ruin, by A.B. Thapa (sp 10/02/2012)

Wet and wild, by Hum Gurung (kp 05/02/2012)

Sharp decline in Yarcha collection, says report, by Pragati Shahi (kp 04/02/2012)

For nature and people, by Ritu Meher Shrestha (rep 02/02/2012)

Biodiversity under threat: Roads to perdition, by Uday R. Sharma (rep 31/01/2012))

Chure degradation upsets President (kp 23/01/2012)

Ramauli-Pratappur relocation work to resume (rep 22/01/2012)

What is stalling the BAP?, by Smriti Mallapaty (kp 21/01/2012)

Conservation area sought in Chure, by DR Panta (kp 15/01/2012)

Sustaining the unsustainable: Economic development need not be done so dirtily that you harm the poor people who were supposed to benefit, by Navin Singh Khadka (kp 13/01/2012)

Change of guards, by Pragati Shahi (kp 07/01/2012)

Department of Survey (DoS)

Department of Mines and Geology (DMG)

Ministry of Environment (MoEnv)


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