Panjim: The Department of Town and Country Planning has decided not to consider sensitive areas for change of zone under the amended Section 16B.
It will be a platform to engage the Government, political parties and the youth in conservation
The land use in Aarey Milk Colony was sanctioned last on Friday.
Perennial streams were found in regions that have greater than 70% of forest cover, showing the link between ecology and hydrology with land use
In 2016, when the draft DP was first placed before citizens, Mumbai municipality had categorised a major portion of the same land parcel in Goregaon as an ecologically sensitive belt.
Organisers enlighten people on the need for protecting the Ghats
The environment ministry in 2018 finalised a nationwide plan to curb air pollution, notified new rules governing India's coastlines and proposed prohibition of use of animals in circuses besides en
Over 56,000 kilometres of ecologically sensitive areas (ESA) in the Western Ghats could not be earmarked as ‘no-go’ zones due to State governments’ ‘insensitivity’, a parliamentary committee has sa
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Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of In Re: T. N. Godavarman Thirumulpad Vs Union of India & Others dated 11/12/2018 regarding areas around National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries to be declared Eco Sensitive Zones.
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