Seas off Trincomalee are set to welcome the birth of a new coral reef, courtesy Sri Lanka Navy. The recent decision to use two of its decommissioned ships to help support the formation of an artificial coral reef could turn out to be mini colonies of coral as well, in time to come.
The discovery of few thousand labels belonging to a global clothing brand buried inside a Nature Reserve has raised a number of issues with regard to Corporate Responsibility within the industry.
With the assistance of the Agriculture Department and NGOs, resourceful men and women in the Jaffna District have taken up organic farming turning land long abandoned due to the war into income generating plots.
Sri Lanka's air quality index has improved during the period the country has been under curfew to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Central Environment Authority (CEA) said.
Galle Face Green, the legendary promenade laid out in the latter part of the 1800s by British colonial rulers, which has been anything but green for many year, is slowly coming back to life under the month-long curfew.