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Red sanders smuggling in sheshachalam hills region : Daily Current Affairs

Red sanders smuggling in sheshachalam hills region

On 15th March , The Andhra Pradesh State Red Sanders Anti-Smuggling Task Force (APSRSASTF) personnel apprehended Tamil Nadu based 14 woodcutters at a forest location between Panapakam and Ithepalle villages, the entry points to the Seshachalam hills.

Red sanders anti-smuggling task force seized 20 red sanders logs and a vehicle used by the smugglers near Mangalam locality abutting the Seshachalam forests near Tirupati .

India's one third bird species in Sundarban : ZSI Report : Daily Current Affairs

India's one third bird species in Sundarban : ZSI Report

Zoological survey of India has recently published one of its major study titled "Birds of the Sundarban Biosphere Reserve" regarding bird species geographical distribution in india. According to the study, out of the 1,332 species of birds found in the country, 428 species are in Sundarbans that accounts for one third of India's bird species.

94 base camps, eight strike forces created to protect National parks, sanctuaries in Andhra Pradesh : Daily Current Affairs

94 base camps, eight strike forces created to protect National parks, sanctuaries in Andhra Pradesh

The Union minister of state for environment, forest and climate change (MoEFCC) recently told that The Andhra Pradesh government has set up 94 base camps and stationed eight strike forces in national parks and sanctuaries to curb mining, human encroachment, hunting, poaching in these protected areas.

NISAR satellite and growing India US space cooperation : Daily Current Affairs

NISAR satellite and growing India US space cooperation

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has recently completed development of a Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) capable of producing extremely high-resolution images for a joint earth observation satellite mission with the U.S. space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). NISAR” is a joint collaboration for a dual-frequency L and S-band SAR for earth observation. According to NASA, NISAR will be the

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