Karanataka Legislature passed a resolution opposing the World Heritage Tag for Western Ghats
In for a rude shock after UNESCO declared that certain contagious places in Western Ghats(from Gujarat to Kerala) are World Heritage Site, the political representatives in Coorg have called a bandh on July 12th to oppose its inclusion of the chosen 4 nature reserves from Coorg. Read More
Ravi Kushalappa the convenor of Madikeri “Akrama-Sakrama Samiti” accused environmentalists for all the ills in Kodagu and said that such NGO’s should be banished from Coorg. He further added that ” BJP has demanded the district officials to banish such people working against the interests of Coorg “. Read MoreRead More...
The Kerala Govt has encroached upon Karnataka Government’s land in Kodagu and have started work on Barapole Hydel Project inside Brahmagiri Sanctuary.
The Government of Kerala has allegedly encroached upon an area belonging to Karnataka in the border area of Kodagu, inside the Bramhagiri sanctuary, to construct a Mini Hydel Project. Read MoreRead More...
The rich rain forests of Kodagu have been turned into a dumping yard by the civic authorities of Kerala.
Loads of solid waste can be spotted in the rain forest of Makutta Range that is situated on Virajpet-Makutta stretch of
State Highway-91. It is suspected that these bags of garbage are being dumped on the roadside by unscruplous garbage disposal contractors from across the border. Read MoreRead More...
Wayanad, the district in Kerala bordering Coorg was declared a “No Plastic Zone” recently. Now it seems the Garbage collected from across the border is being dumped in Coorg.
Wildlife Sanctuary & Reserve forest along the Virajpet – Makutta road are turning out to be a dumping ground for waste which seems to be originating from the district of Wayanad in Kerala. Read More