Botanic Ark

Bhela Ghor at the Eastern Himalayan Botanic Ark
Feb 13, 2017 12:32pm

Where Local Chefs cook traditional and ethnic cuisine using 100% organic and fresh, home garden local produce. Where Naturenomics ™ is presented through food, art, culture and cuisine of the communities of the Eastern Himalayas.

Balipara Foundation team with the ladies of Garo Gaon
Apr 25, 2017 11:16am

On 4th of December 2016, Mr. Ranjit Barthakur along with the BTFF team members experienced a village life of three tribal communities which are Garo, Nissi, and Bodo tribe.

Python rescued in EHBA by team
Apr 25, 2017 11:16am

Team effort at Balipara Foundation helped rescue the Indian Rock Python, approx 8 ft.

Callerebia annada annada. Picture courtesy: Sanjay Sondhi
Aug 26, 2016 02:52pm

 Nearly one-third of butterflies in the country are found in the Kameng Protected Area Complex in Arunachal Pradesh, a five-year extensive study has found.

Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid (Credit: Joshua Mayer/Wikimedia Commons)
Aug 15, 2016 11:28pm

The wait time for getting on the endangered species list is on average about 12 years, six times longer than it should be, a new analysis shows. Scientists say the delays could lead to less global biodiversity.

Workers haul harvested bamboo out of the forest of Anji, China.
Apr 14, 2016 06:25pm

A small study of plants wrapped in plastic hints that bamboo may be less green than thought, although other...

Monarch butterfly.
Apr 14, 2016 06:31pm

Monarch butterflies are in the media a lot lately, and it’s not good news. What’s really going on? Are the butterflies facing extinction? Our blogger breaks down the issue, including how you can make a difference.

Mar 23, 2016 03:57pm

In 2008 , this 857m2 plot was a parking lot, with just a handful of trees.

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