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Sep 06, 2020

Protect Wedithalathive (Vidattaltivu) – For the communities that depend on it for their livelihoods, the species that call it their home, for Sri Lanka and for the world

Sri Lanka as a signatory to the RAMSAR convention, and the lead country for Commonwealth Blue Charter on Mangrove Ecosystems and livelihoods, has an obligation to protect ...

Jul 06, 2020

Objection to the Proposed Cabinet Note to Cancel Circular 05/2001

Protecting these forest patches are key ensuring that Circular 05/2001 is maintained as is very important for the future of our environment.

Jun 28, 2020

Unique Vidattaltivu Under Threat

Serious concerns are being expressed by environmentalists over moves to revive a proposed large-scale aquaculture project, after de-gazetting..

Jun 18, 2020

WNPS online monthly lecture to focus on biodiversity, climate change and land degradation

The Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) monthly lecture series which is now online will focus on “Biodiversity, Climate Change and Land Degradation.....

Jun 18, 2020

Biodiversity and climate change: WNPS lecture online

‘Biodiversity, Climate Change and Land Degradation:  what is happening, why should we care, and how should we respond’...

Jun 17, 2020

Church inside Wilpattu: Remains unsolved

Nine ‘illegal’ contructions built duing past 3 years without DWC permission Six acres to be officially handed over to the church from Wilpattu Lands Environmentalists complained to Vatican Embassy against Chilaw Boship....