By Naturenomics Team on May 19, 2017
A guardian for the Greater Adjutant Stork in Assam, Purnima Devi Barman has been conferred with the prestigious Whitley Awards also known as the “Green Oscar Award, 2017” adding one more feather to her cap. Purnima Devi Barman won the Balipara Foundation Green Guru Award, 2016 for her relentless campaigns and her fierce determination to protect the rare species- Greater Adjutant Stork, an important link in the food web of our ecosystem.
By Naturenomics Team on May 15, 2017
A remote village in Assam along the Indo-Bhutan border has become the first smart village in northeast India. Barsimaluguri in Baksa district has become a model ‘smart village’ after achieving 100% toilets, solar power, and pure drinking water. Here are five things you need to know about the village.
1. The initiative was started by the Nanda Talukdar Foundation
By drupbfadm on April 13, 2017
“It is our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live.”- His Holiness Dalai Lama
The Eastern Himalayan landscape with its fold of terrains, stretches across Nepal, Bhutan, northeast India and northern Myanmar. Communities living in these regions not only share the landscape but also history, culture, religion, the rich biodiversity of flora and fauna and a deeper emotion – quest to preserve and tend to our natural and cultural heritage.
By drupbfadm on January 23, 2017
Our trip to Pakke Paga Festival, the only Wildlife Conservation based festival in the North East was an unforgettable experience.