Genomics offer clues to how forest trees responded to the last Ice Age

Genomic datasets will directly contribute to designing future in situ conservation networks and help prioritise populations to archive ex-situ, especially for endemic species and the ones with low population size, it will be possible to identify a population/ individuals with high adaptation potential

Once a source of drinking water, Bengaluru river now filled with froth, stench

“In terms of volume, domestic sewage contributes to the bulk of the pollution. Most households in Bengaluru don’t connect their sewage to the lines provided by the civic authorities. These (sewage) lines are meant to take the domestic affluents to a treatment centre. But the people connect their sewage to stormwater drains, which eventually take it to the river,” said Dr Sharachchandra Lele

Rohini Nilekani pledges Rs 50 crore to Bengaluru-based environmental think tank

"Now more than ever, we require institutions that serve as an important bridge between academics, civil society and policymakers, bringing insights from long term research and data to support relev

Rohini Nilekani pledges ₹50 cr to ATREE

These additional resources will allow ATREE to consolidate and expand our programs to meet our growing environmental challenges such as the loss of biodiversity, water scarcity, and climate change.

Rohini Nilekani pledges Rs 50 crore to environmental think tank ATREE

The gift is a testament to the importance and urgency of ATREE’s work in the face of our multiplying ecological challenges.

Rohini Nilekani pledges Rs50 crore to environmental think tank ATREE

Philanthropist Rohini Nilekani has pledged Rs50 crore ($6.8 million) to ATREE, an environmental think tank based in Bengaluru.

A ₹50 Crore Grant to ATREE, the Environmental Think Tank by Rohini Nilekani

Rohini Nilekani, noted philanthropist and author, pledged INR 50 Crores (USD 6.8 Million) to ATREE.

As India could become a hotspot for zoonotic disease emergence, research must be proactive

As India could become a hotspot for zoonotic disease emergence, research must be proactive

Near a Manimuthar, a home for the ‘misunderstood’ bat

Bats play an important role in maintaining a balance in the ecosystem.

3 ‘disused lakes’ can be restored, assures NEERI

The three disused lakes that may be restored are Arehalli of Halage Vaderahalli village (around 12 acres) Kamakshi Palya in Saneguruvanahalli (2.23 acres), both linked to Vrishabhavathy Valley and