Day December 23, 2020

Southwest Monsoon 2020

• The India Meteorological Department (IMD) released the ‘End of the Season—Southwest Monsoon 2020’. The report highlights the following significant features: • The seasonal (June-September) rainfall over the country as a whole was 109% of its Long Period Average (LPA)…

Status of Leopards report

• Union Minister for Environment Prakash Javadekar released the Status of Leopards report. About: • The leopard population has been estimated using camera trapping method. • There are 12,852 leopards in India as of 2018 as compared to the previous…