Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) launched the National Air Quality Index.
Category 2 Hurricane Gonzalo struck Bermuda with winds of about 185 km/h and lashed the tiny Atlantic island chain with torrential rain and howling wind.
A new study of Scientists says that some areas of Himalayan mountain range are melting faster than others, which aren’t melting at all.
Scientists found that the sea levels have risen more in past century as compared to any century in past 6000 years.
India on 30 September 2014 signed the Minamata Convention on Mercury.
Powerful typhoon Vongfong made its landfall in Makurazaki on Kyushu Island of Japan with winds of up to 180 kilometers per hour.
Cyclonic Storm Hudhud made its landfall in the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha and carried heavy rains and winds with it.
Ocean Health Index (OHI) 2014 was released by the National Centre for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) at UC Santa Barbara, Califronia
New York Declaration on Forests was released at the UN Climate Summit in New York, US on 23 September 2014.
Researchers at Center for Environmental Science’s Appalachian Laboratory developed a tool to predict how organisms may respond to climate change
NASA’s Earth Observatory claimed that world’s fourth-largest lake, Aral Sea has dried and is at the verge of vanish.
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) on 30 September 2014 released the Living Planet Report 2014. The theme of the report is Species and Spaces, People and Places.
Volcano Mount Ontake in Japan erupted on 27 September 2014 killing more than 30 people and injuring as many people.
People's Climate March, a campaign to curb on carbon emissions was organsied on 21 September 2014 ahead of the UN climate summit in New York.
BNP Paribas on 18 September 2014 launched equity index linked green bond.
Scientists warned that Climate change will exacerbate the threat of Megadroughts.
A report titled Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion 2014 was released.
Tea Board of India decided to postpone the full implementation of the plant protection code.
Union Government on 2 September 2014 constituted a committee to review five environment laws.
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.