Union Government informed National Green Tribunal (NGT) to not to implement Madhav Gadgil Report on Western Ghats.....
Supreme Court on 15 August 2014 rejected the plea of Gujarat government to relocate the Gir lions from Gir National Park in Gujarat
The Union Minister for Tourism Shripad Naik on 26 August 2014 launched the comprehensive Sustainable Tourism Criteria for India (STCI)
The Supreme Court of India on 25 August 2014 issued a notice to Union Ministry of Environment & Forest (MoEF) to put on hold 140 projects
Environment Minister of South Africa Edna Molewa on 12 August 2014 announced plan to curb illegal hunts of rhinos for their horn..
Landslides struck in Hiroshima prefecture in western Japan. It happened in city's Asaminami and Asakita wards.
Union Ministry of Environment and Forests gave environment clearance to Cairn India to raise crude oil production in Rajasthan block.
Powerful Typhoon Halong smashed large parts of south-west Japan and killed at least 10 people. It also forced evacuation of millions from their homes.
Beijing's Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau announced the plans to ban coal use in Beijing by the end of 2020
Team of researchers led by Dr Livio Favaro in Italy decoded the language of African penguins (jackass penguin) make six distinct calls to communicate.
China’s Ministry of decided to regulate sales and growth of Genetically Modified (GM) crops in the country.
Scientists identified a new species of Australian humpback dolphin with the scientific name Sousa Sahulensis.
Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 on Richter scale jolted southwest Yunnan province of China. This was the strongest earthquake to hit the province in 14years.
Monsoon deficit for the month of July 2014 dipped to 22% according to the data released by the Indian Meteorological Department on 31 July 2014.
White tigress gave birth to a melanistic (dark skinned) cub in Nandankanan Biological Park in Captivity.
Third Phase of Science Express Biodiversity Special (SEBS) was flagged off from Safdarjung Railway Station in New Delhi.
The Supreme Court on 23 July 2013 permitted Uttar Pradesh government to cut 697 trees spread across four hectares of protected forests in TTZ
Typhoon Matmo struck east of Taiwan on 22 July 2014. Matmo, with a wind gust of 173 kilometres per hour.....
Nagoya Protocol, in the third week of July 2014, received the 50th instrument of ratification.
Australia's Senate on 17 July 2014 voted to repeal the carbon tax. The Australian Senate voted by 39 to 32 votes to repeal the tax.
Typhoon Rammasun smashed Philippines on 15 July 2014 and killed at least five people.
Meteorologists of the US has upgraded Storm Arthur to a hurricane as it churn off the North Carolina coast on the eve of Independence Day.
MoEF has approved proposal of Maharashtra Government to notify Bor Wildlife Sanctuary as 47th Tiger Reserve of India and sixth of the state.
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on 24 June 2014 released a report titled The Environment Crime Crisis
Tsunami warning was issued in Alaska after an earthquake measuring 8 on Richter scale struck off coast Alaska.
GHNPCA inscribed in the World Heritage List by the World Heritage Committee in Doha.
367 exotic new species were discovered in the greater Mekong region
Barack Obama on 17 June 2014 announced the plans of creating the world’s biggest Marine Protected Area (MPA) in Pacific Ocean.
Japan killed 30 Minke whales during April-June 2014 whaling season as part of its research hunts in the north-west Pacific Ocean.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature released the Red List of Threatened Species