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Two young-adult tiger cubs dilly-dally in early morning light at Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, India.
Sibling Symmetry Two young-adult tiger cubs dilly-dally in early morning light at Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, India. © Anay Tarnekar/TNC Photo Contest 2019

Opinion Articles In Newspapers And Magazines

  • Optimise India's energy and reforestation projects

    Optimise India’s Renewable Energy and Reforestation Projects

    An analysis conducted by TNC and the Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) demonstrates that India can meet its renewable energy target of 175 GW by 2022 by placing renewable energy infrastructure on already degraded lands. Read more.

  • Empowering Farmers To Practice No-Burn Agriculture

    Empowering Farmers To Practice No-Burn Agriculture

    The hazardous air quality in North-West India is yet again in the international news this year. Crop residue burning is a significant contributor, among many others, that have caused the National Capital of India to be enveloped in smog. Download report (pdf).

  • End to crop burning is achievable and farmers can lead the way

    End to Crop Burning is Achievable and Farmers Can Lead the Way

    Crop residue burning is a major source of air pollution in northwest India during the winter months. Any solution to this burning issue must address economic, behavioural and financial barriers that farmers face in sustainably disposing crop residue. Read more.

In the News

  • turns treasure trove of herbs

    Wetland Turns Treasure Trove of Herbs

    A story on the biodiversity of Sembakkam lake that we are working to restore in partnership with Care Earth Trust and IIT, Madras. Read more.

  • A view of the lake Sembakkam in Chennai, showcasing its vast expanse and development all around.

    Restoring Chennai’s Wetlands by Investing in Nature

    Environmental experts from The Nature Conservancy spoke about saving Chennai’s remaining wetlands by investing in them, in a talk hosted by Chennai International Centre. Read more.

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    Restoring Sembakkam Lake in Chennai

    Mark Tercek, former CEO of The Nature Conservancy, spoke about the benefits of investing in nature to build healthy, safe and resilient cities. Read more.

  • has to be mobilised for environment conservation

    Private Capital has to be Mobilised for Environment Conservation

    An exclusive interview with Hemendra Kothari, Chairman of TNC-India Advisory Board; Seema Paul, Managing Director, TNC-India; and Mark Tercek, President and CEO, TNC. Read more.

More Stories About Our Work in India

Read more about our progress and impact on the ground making a difference for people and nature in India.