International Year Of Biodiversity ‘”State Level Seminar on ‘˜Tourism and Biodiversity’

Image by planeta via Flickr As the world comes together to celebrate 2010 as ‘International Year of Biodiversity‘ the United Nation World Tourism Organization is happy to announce that 31st World Tourism Day (WTD) celebration is hosted officially this year at Guangdong province in China, under the theme, ‘˜Tourism and Biodiversity’ on 27th September 2010. The theme...

Extinction Is Forever

On this surface of the earth, where evolution is in operation, extinction of unfit and rarity of less fit in natural selection is an evolutionary necessity. Therefore, extinction is not an abnormal process in the life of a species. Extinction is generally considered to be the death of the last individual of that species or the end of an organism or group of taxa. A typical species becomes extinct within...

Bio-resources As Economic Growth Of North-East India: With Special Reference To Manipur

‘Biological diversity cures our ills. It also feeds us and provides raw materials for industry’ – WWF International The North-East India (located between 87°32’E to 97°52’E latitude and 21° 34′ N to 29°50’N latitude) is a genetic treasure house of plant, animal and microbial resources. The region forms a distinctive part of the Indo-Burma Hotspot which...