Forest fires that caused horrific damage to our planet

Odisha is currently facing an ecological crisis as a forest fire is spreading in the Simlipal forest and forest officials are struggling to contain it for the past 10 days. The area is India’s largest biosphere reserve and home to many species of birds, fish, and animals including the Royal…

India brings forest fire in tiger reserve under control

Indian forestry officials said on Thursday they had brought a week-long blaze in a tiger reserve under control.

Hundreds of forestry officials in Similipal National Park, home to protected species including the Bengal tiger and Asian elephant, have been using leaf blowers to clear debris at risk of catching fire.

"The fire…