Cyclone Yaas kills fish eggs, leaves farmers in distress

Cyclone Yaas kills fish eggs, leaves farmers in distress

The Halda River in Chattogram’s Raozan and Hathazari areas is one of the largest natural breeding grounds for fish in South Asia. Usually, fish release eggs into the river just ahead of the monsoon season, when conditions are favourable. Before laying all their eggs, female carp are known to release a few at first to […]

Webinar: Let the rivers flow freely

The solution to Teesta River issue could be to conserve the high flow during monsoon and use it in lean periods, says Dr Ainun Nishat Rivers should be allowed to flow freely as the lives of many people as well as ecological balance depend on a river, speakers said at a webinar. They made the […]