Climate & Environment

Nepal’s forests vulnerable to increasingly fierce fires

Scientists say the worse could be yet to come as the winter season in Nepal becomes hotter and drier.Nepal’s forests vulnerable to increasingly fierce fires
Besides the loss to biodiversity, wildfires are also responsible for worsening air quality. Keshav Thapa/TKP
Arpan Shrestha
Published at : December 9, 2022
Updated at : December 9, 2022 07:27

Arpan Shrestha

Arpan Shrestha is a former producer for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post in 2018, he was a freelance news and documentary producer and a former editor of Republica's The Week. Shrestha has a background in media production and programming.