Trees of Mumbai

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Published by Bombay Natural History Society in Mumbai .

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Statementby Marselin Almeida, Naresh Chaturvedi.
ContributionsAlmeida, Marselin., Chaturvedi, Naresh., Bombay Natural History Society.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 249 p. :
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24074365M
ISBN 108190264745
LC Control Number2009305078
OCLC/WorldCa263023223

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Excerpt: The public life of trees Many of my generation grew up with trees, and it pains me to note that today’s children have a similar affinity with mobiles and other : Prerna Bindra.

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Central Public Works Department 1 Handbook of Landscape Chapter-1 Definitions (Source: NBC) 1. Avenue: A wide road or pathway lined with trees on either side. Buffer: The use of landscape to curtail view, sound or dust with plants or earth berms, wall, or any such element.

Climber (Creeper/Vine): A non-supporting plant, woody or herbaceous, which clings to a. The Supreme Court on Monday restrained authorities from cutting anymore trees in Mumbai's Aarey to set up a Metro car shed.

A special bench comprising justices Arun Mishra and Ashok Bhushan said it will have to examine the entire thing and posted the matter for hearing on October 21 before its forest bench.

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Mumbai, September 3. Former India opener Wasim Jaffer has expressed his displeasure over the city civic body's nod to cut over 2, trees for a Metro car shed in the leafy Aarey Colony area here.

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The trees represented one of the last remaining species of the mangroves that once dominated the ecology of Mumbai, India’s financial capital.

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Over 2 million trees in Mumbai, green cover has grown: BMC's tree census - Most have been found in N ward, which covers Ghatkopar, where around lakh trees were recorded, while South Mumbai's B ward covering Dongri and Bhendi Bazaar has just 7, trees.

Most trees belong to the Ashoka family, with the census record of those.

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