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Shila Gurung

The writer is a student at the Institute of Forestry, Pokhara Campus.

Co-existence: People and Pangolin

Published On: February 18, 2023 11:15 AM NPT By: Shila Gurung

The 18th of February is observed as World Pangolin Day. However, most of us are still unaware of the existence of this unique and significant animal. So, what the heck is a pangolin? Aside from being shy and slow-moving creatures, guardians of precious natural resources to ecosystem engineers, these small creatures have an inevitable role to play on the planet – a very vital one!

Soil Degradation: Threat to Food Security and Biodiversity

Published On: February 10, 2022 06:30 AM NPT By: Shila Gurung

Soil degradation has not only disturbed global food supplies and biodiversity but also the economic, social and political aspects of the globe.