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Ban on 17 types of plastics comes into force in Nilgiris - Deccan Chronicle

13Jun2018
Deccan ChronicleBan on 17 types of plastics comes into force in NilgirisDeccan ChronicleOoty: With the gazette notification completed, a ban on 17 types of plastic products and two types of paper cups, has come into force in Nilgiris district. Provision for heavy fines for violations has been made in the order. While the announcement made ...
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Mystery shrouds tiger death in Nilgiris border - Deccan Chronicle

23Jun2018
Deccan ChronicleMystery shrouds tiger death in Nilgiris borderDeccan ChronicleOOTY: The death of a tiger under mysterious circumstances in the Nilgiris has created a flutter. Foresters took nearly a day to arrange for autopsy and bring a veterinary expert from Kerala for this. Foresters at Gudalur on the Nilgiris border found ...
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Activists against helicopter sorties over the Nilgiris - The Hindu

25May2018
The HinduActivists against helicopter sorties over the NilgirisThe HinduAccording to an advertisement from JustFly Aviation, people can use the 10-minute helicopter service to see the Nilgiris range from the Mettupalayam sky at a rate of ₹3,999 per person. It also offers a 20-minute ride in which the chopper is expected to ...
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Bringing Forests Into the Classroom in the Nilgiris - The Wire

03Jun2018
The WireBringing Forests Into the Classroom in the NilgirisThe WireMuch of the curriculum at this school in Gudalur taluk of Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district incorporates the forests and the Adivasi way of life. Morning assembly has tribal songs and dances. Afternoons are spent learning tribal crafts. Regular 'nature ...
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