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Kasturirangan report


Ecologist Madhav Gadgil calls Kasturirangan panel report 'faulty and unscientific'

December 08, 2021 6:34 pm

He said that the report prepared by the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel was a pro-nature, pro-people report based on sound scientific information and feedback from central and state governments, zilla parishads, gram panchayats and people.

Explained: Why implementation of the recommendations of Kasturirangan Committee in Western Ghats is important

December 09, 2021 9:36 am

The Kasturirangan committee report proposes 37 per cent of the total area of Western Ghats, which is roughly 60,000 square kilometres, to be declared as eco-sensitive area (ESA).

Karnataka is opposed to implementation of Kasturirangan report on Western Ghats, CM informs Centre

December 04, 2021 9:44 pm

Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai said that declaring Western Ghats as ecologically sensitive zone would adversely affect the livelihood of people in the region.

Kasturirangan report: Govt set to extend deadline

September 05, 2015 5:43 am

An indication to this effect was given by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy after a meeting with Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar.

Western Ghats: Kerala panel for changes in Kasturirangan report

January 04, 2014 4:18 am

Gadgil and Kasturirangan reports on Western Ghats in the wake of widespread protest from the public.

Kerala panel on western ghats make pro-farmer suggestions

January 09, 2014 3:32 pm

The report said the forest areas should be fenced to prevent the animals straying into farms

Moily takes charge of MoEF,promises speed,transparency

December 25, 2013 1:29 am

Getting on the job on day one,Moily met CMs of Kerala and Maharashtra on state-specific issues.

Environment Ministry allows agri,plantation activities along Western Ghats

January 09, 2014 5:48 pm

Decision after widespread protests from political parties and Syrian Catholic Church in Kerala.

Rane protests against eco-sensitive tag,threatens to resign

December 05, 2013 6:05 am

Rane slammed the Kasturirangan report,terming it as an impediment to development and growth.

Rane protests against Sindhudurg’s eco-sensitive tag,threatens to quit

December 05, 2013 12:04 am

There are 192 villages in Konkan which have been categorised as eco-sensitive by the MoEF.