Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 25: Vanishing Forests: Is ‘Greening India’ Eating Our Forests?

Are you Ready for Insta 75 Days Revision Plan (UPSC Prelims - 2020)?

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 25

28 August 2015

Archives

Today’s Topic

 Vanishing Forests: Is ‘Greening India’ Eating Our Forests?

The Hindu

The Indian Express

Livemint

The Hindustan Times

Why are India’s forests vanishing? Is greening India a better option than conserving forests? Are we giving unnecessarily more priority to greening rather than protecting existing forests? What are the costs of vanishing forests? What should be done urgently to protect forests?