Forest fires impact typical Himalayan trees

The western Indian Himalayas, spread across Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, have always been known for their pines, cedars and oaks. These trees are so typical to the region that it is hard to imagine a Himalayan narrative that does not evoke their images. However, frequent forest fires occurring in the region are … Continue reading Forest fires impact typical Himalayan trees