BANGALORE: Heartening to note that majority of Bangaloreans are happy with the extent of tree cover in their vicinity. Satisfaction level for tree cover has significantly gone up from 45% in 2005 to 69% in 2011. This found mention in the recent Environment Report Card 2012 released by the Centre for Sustainable Development in the city.
Significantly, people in the West Zone of the city tend to perceive that trees could be the source of their allergic conditions, though the percentage of people suffering from allergies in the west is actually less than the east and added areas of Bangalore put together. Read more
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