Articles by Colin Daileda
Civilisations throughout history have struggled to deal with the rain’s whims, but the Chola figured out they could control their fickle water supply by building tanks.
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 15:07
The Hunassina Lake in Hassan may serve as a model for Bengaluru or Chennai on how to restore lakes, and build and sustain an economy around it.
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 14:08
Climate change is expected to intensify the potential for flooding and drought around Chennai, but remembering the Chola Kingdom offers solutions to the city’s water woes.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 11:58
Evidence suggests at least part of the reason these fires have raged out of control is that forest officials aren’t making an effort to understand the ecosystems in which they operate.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 14:41
Lantana, an invasive weed planted by the British in the 1800s, has evolved from nuisance to threat because of its ability to take over large swaths of land.
Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 18:35
South India’s tiger population is thought to be the “world’s single largest,” but man-made fires are becoming more and more of a threat to their terrain.
Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 18:12