- March 20, 2018
Ulaanbaatar topped the index of the most polluted city with a score of 328
Riyadh topped the index of the most polluted city
Stretching over 181.15 sq-km wetland area in five northeastern upazilas in Moulvibazar and Sylhet districts, Hakaluki Haor harnesses a total of 283 beels (natural depressions), interlinked by 10 rivers and numerous canals. Every winter, 45-50 bird species flock across this wetland during winte.
In the US Air Quality Index (AQI), measured at 9am on Sunday, Dhaka received a score of 208
Bangladesh, heavily reliant on agriculture, bears the brunt of the barrage’s destructive effect
Farmers in the marshlands of Moulvibazar are finding scores of dead migratory birds in the water every day
The city slipped to the sixth place in the US Air Quality Index on Saturday morning
The objective of the two-day conference, being held in Kuakata, is to support innovations, ideas and initiatives to restore, protect and improve the rivers and water.
The city slipped to the eighth place in the US Air Quality Index on Friday morning
The quality of air in Dhaka has improved a little on Thursday
Dhaka received a score of 513 in US Air Quality Index, which signifies hazardous air quality
The lowest quality of air was detected in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul
The lowest quality of air was detected in Kabul
Locals in Barguna allege that district administration or the Department of Environment have been overlooking the matter.
In the US Air Quality Index (AQI), measured at 9am on Sunday, Bangladesh ranked 2nd in the real time rankings, which signifies very unhealthy air quality
The official status of river dolphins is “critically endangered”
The index is based on the five criteria pollutants regulated under the Clean Air Act– ground-level ozone, particulate matter, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, and nitrogen dioxide
Earlier, the DoE had served a show-cause notice to Khulshi Club Limited for illegally cutting hills
Bangladesh received a score of 29.56 in the EPI index, just ahead of Burundi’s score of 27.43
In 2013, three emus were brought to the safari park from South Africa