Judgement of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Libertina Fernandes Vs Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority & Others dated 13/01/2015 regarding construction over a sand dune and in violation of of CRZ Notification, 1991 and further in violation of CRZ Notification, 2011.

Pernem police booked 11 persons including two members of the committee appointed by the government on the directions of the high court to monitor sound pollution in Pernem, for creating a road bloc

In tune with the changing realities there is a need to develop new eco-systems and competencies, A.C.

With beach erosion turning into a major concern for residents of Vizag, the Andhra University and the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) have taken up studies to prevent further damage t

Residents of coastal Pernem under the banner of Pernem Swabhiman Sanghatna have threatened to take to the streets if the government fails to take action against the beach parties causing noise poll

CHENNAI: Olive Ridley turtles are finding it tougher to nest on the city's beaches with each passing year, having to elude fishing nets, find their way through piles of garbage and past illegal con

At last, the administration on Tuesday filed criminal cases against the violators of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) norms following a direction by the National Green Tribunal (NGT).

MARGAO: Locals across the coastal belt of South Goa are worried that the damage caused to the beaches due to unprecedented soil erosion will be irreparable.

Judgement of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Gulf Goans Hotels Co. Ltd & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 22/09/2014 regarding allegedly illegal constructions raised by the appellants. The Court has noted that "The constructions raised by the appellants are not per se illegal in the conventional sense. They are not without permission and sanction of the competent authority.

Green spaces have been associated with improved mental health in children; however, available epidemiological evidence on their impact on child behavioral development is scarce. The objective of the study was to investigate the impact of contact with green spaces and blue spaces (beaches) on indicators of behavioral development and symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in schoolchildren.

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