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    JS body for review of forest dept lawyers’ performance

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:25am on August 11, 2020

    The parliamentary standing committee on the environment, forest and climate change ministry on Monday asked the forest department to present an evaluation report on the...

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    JS body for reviving forests as per CS survey

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:59pm on July 26, 2020

    The parliamentary standing committee on environment, forest and climate change ministry on Sunday recommended for reviving forests in the country according to the Cadastral Survey...

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    64pc people benefit from forest resources

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:15am on June 23, 2020

    About 64 per cent people in the country benefit from collecting trees and forest products, according to the first-ever Bangladesh Forest Inventory. It reveals that...

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    Committees formed for assessing loss of Sunderbans

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:31am on May 22, 2020

    The forest department formed four committees to give account of losses of the world’s largest mangrove forest, the Sunderbans, which was hit by the cyclone...

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    Government plans to increase forest coverage to 24 per cent by 2025

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on March 22, 2020

    The government has made a plan to increase the forest coverage in the county to 24 per cent of its total area by 2025, minister...

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    Forest biodiversity in Bangladesh

    Mohammed Kamal Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on March 21, 2020

    INTERNATIONAL Day of Forests is observed every March 21 to create awareness among people of the importance of forests and their vital role in poverty...

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    USAID expresses desire to conserve forests, wildlife

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on February 28, 2020

    The United States Agency for International Development will work with the government to conserve the forests and wildlife in the country. Meeting the environment, forest...

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    Forest minister calls for protecting ecology

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 02:14am on February 03, 2020

    Environment, forest and climate change affairs minister Md Shahab Uddin on Sunday urged all to be more careful to protect ecology and resist pollution to...

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    Forest land must be protected, conserved

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2020

    THE High Court Division’s directive of Thursday for the government to protect all forests and reserve forest land is welcome in the greater good of...

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    ‘Deer poacher’ held in Sunderbans

    United News of Bangladeh. Bagerhat | Updated at 12:46pm on January 03, 2020

    The Forest Department officials on Thursday arrested an alleged deer poacher along with a deer catching trap at Nandabala area in Mongla upazila. The arrestee...