Bare Necessities aims to Provide Sustainable Solution with Natural and Eco-friendly Products

September 29, 2020 thearthview 0

Sahar Mansoor from Bengaluru founded Bare Necessities in 2016 to give alternative sustainable solutions to the masses. With this platform, she aims to provide sustainable solutions for scrap management and help people adopt zero waste lifestyle. Her platform, Bare Necessities also provides natural and eco-friendly products and even the materials used in packaging are recyclable

WORLD TOURISM DAY: AGRO TOURISM BRINGS YOU CLOSER TO NATURE AND SUSTAINABILITY

September 27, 2020 thearthview 0

Agrotourism is the latest concept in the Indian tourism industry, which normally occurs on farms. It allows the tourists to experience the real enchanting and authentic contact with the rural life, taste the local genuine food and get familiar with the various farming tasks during the visit. On the occasion of World Tourism Day (September 27), the EarthView spoke to Rahul Kulkarni who has founded ‘Farm of Happiness’ an agro-tourism spot in Maharashtra.

Bannerghatta National Park of Bengaluru, the largest lung space under threat from land sharks

September 23, 2020 thearthview 0

Bannerghatta National Park (BNP), for several species of mammals, amphibians, reptiles and birds including the endangered Asian Elephant, Indian Gaur, Sambar Deer, Spotted Deer, Leopard, Wild Dog and even the Tiger.
However, the BNP has always been susceptible to the land sharks and real estate giants who want to usurp the land and stretch the urbanisation by encroaching the last lung space of the city.

Urbanization takes a toll on Anekal water bodies near Bengaluru

September 23, 2020 thearthview 0

With the rapid urbanisation not only the Central Business District (CBD) areas in Bengaluru, but the outskirts that once had plush greenery and water bodies free of any impurity have also borne the brunt of unplanned infrastructure planning. 

Once pristine water bodies-Muthanallur, chandapura in Anekal taluk which had drinking water quality, today symbolises government’s neglect. Home to avians these lakes have been playing a pivotal role in the supply of drinking water and fulfilling agricultural needs.

INDIA IS ALL SET TO GET ITS NATIONAL BUTTERFLY

September 23, 2020 thearthview 0

India comes under the 17-megadiverse countries of the world being the host for 1,400 species of butterflies. However, at present, the population of butterflies is declining at a precipitous rate raising major concern for these winged insects. Therefore, to spread awareness and conserve the butterflies, a group of 50 butterfly enthusiasts, researchers, and specialists from all over India got together to choose a national butterfly of India.

HUNNARSHALA HELPS RECONSTRUCT HOMES POST DISASTERS IN AN ECO-FRIENDLY WAY

September 21, 2020 thearthview 2

Sustainable housing and green architecture are slowly gaining their prominence in the construction sector. Though it is still in a very nascent stage in India, however many architects and organizations are coming forward to contribute in that. One such organization in Hunnarshala Foundation, based in Bhuj, Gujarat that works towards constructing eco-friendly homes across the globe