Letter from Mohan Lal Jain, Nagar Palika Parisha, Srinagar, Garhwal on Dhari Devi relocation dated 15/01/2011.

Uttarakhand, Shree Shree Shetra, Sri Nagar on Dhari Devi relocation.

Letter on the construction of 330 MW Srinagar Hydro Electric power project.

In 2008, the Ministry of Rural Development issued guidelines on convergence of MNREGA with other development programmes and schemes to enable creation of durable assets and strengthen the livelihood resource base of the rural poor. In the framework for convergence, the role of NREGS is to provide the primary input for natural resource generation.

Kotdwar (Garhwal): Thousands of fish were found dead in the Khoh river in Uttarakhand

A comparative study was conducted on plant diversity in Panchayat forests and their adjoining reserve forests of three districts, viz, Pauri, Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts of Garhwal Himalaya since April 2003 to December 2004. Total 15 sites were studied.

deer population in Garhwal forest division of Pauri district of Uttarakhand has plummeted to a dangerous low. According to the division

Letter to B C Mishra, Uttrakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam, Dehradun on Dhari Devi relocation dated 09/06/2008.

Uttarakhand forests are smouldering, leading to a loss of forest wealth worth crores, besides invaluable damage to flora and fauna. These raging fires have also claimed two human lives. With mercury soaring high, forest fires have engulfed large areas in the Garhwal as well as the Kumaon regions of the state. State government officials have requested the remote sensing agency to provide satellite imagery of the prevailing fires to know the exact damage.

From October 2000 to December 2001, a survey on distribution of Cheer Pheasant Catreus wallichii was conducted in Pauri and Chamoli districts of Uttarakhand, India. Twenty-six sites in thirteen areas were identified to hold Cheer, between altitudes of 950-2,250 m in the chir pine and pine mixed forest. At all the sites, except Adwani Reserve Forest of Pauri Division, the density of Pheasant was found quite less (