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Constitution of a Team for immediate site inspection off the Uran coast near Mumbai, Maharashtra

The Ministry of Environment & Forests has constituted a team headed by the Member Secretary of the CPCB for immediate site inspection of oil spill from pipeline off the Uran coast near Mumbai, Maharashtra

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Wildlife Week Schedule

Every year around this time (first week of October) Government, environmentalists, activists, educators organize different activities to accelerate the awareness of wildlife conservation among people. India, being a mega-storehouse of various species, is also able to manage several conferences, awareness programmes, and public meetings among the nature lovers. Schools and educational institutions organize events such as wildlife related movie screening, painting competition/essay writing/ debate competition for young children with wildlife as the theme.

MoEF Confers Wildlife Awards Rajiv Gandhi Wildlife Conservation Award 2009 has been conferred upon Shri S. P. Yadav, Deputy Inspector General in National Tiger Conservation Authority. The Amrita Devi Bishnoi Wildlife Protection Award 2010 was conferred upon in individual to Shri Saurabh Gupta and Shri Gaurav Gupta and in institutional category to Shri Dadu Paryavaran Sansthan of District Tonk in Rajasthan...
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Report of MoEF on sand mining

As per the Ministry of Environment & Forest office order no. Z-11013/170/2013-IA.II(M) dated 6th August, 2013 a three member Committee comprising of Dr. Saroj, Director, MoEF, New Delhi, Shri G.C. Meena, Deputy Collector of Mines, Incharge Dehradun Office of IBM, Dehradun, Dr. K. K. Garg, Director, Regional Office of MoEF, Lucknow was constituted to enquire into the adverse environmental impact of the alleged illegal sand mining in Gautam Budh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh.

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Poster: Water is Life

The “Water is Life” poster has been designed and produced by the Centre for Environment Education, a Centre of Excellence of this Ministry, as part of the celebrations of the International Day for Biodiversity (May 22nd every year). The theme for the Day this year is ‘Water and Biodiversity’.

Report of the Committee for Inspection of M/s Adani Port & SEZ Ltd. Mundra Gujarat.

Attempt has been made to provide a fact based assessment of the project to ascertain the violations and non-compliances on the issues listed in the terms of the reference.

Report to the People - 2012-2013 27/05/13
Intrim Report on National Workshop cum Training Programme of National Stakeholders for creating Awareness on Non-legally binding instrument (Forest Instrument) on all types of forests. 27/05/13
Agenda for VC Meeting on 24th May, 2013 under the Chairmanship of DGF&SS 27/05/13
Inviting comments/ suggestions on the Report of the Committee constituted to study the regulatory regime regarding felling and transit regulations for tree species grown on private land-reg

This is informed to all concerned Ministries/ Departments/ interested persons & institutions/ State Forest Departments/ Agro-foresters & Farmers/ local communities and NGOs etc., that the Ministry of Environment & Forests constituted a Committee in July, 2011 to study the regulatory regime on felling and transit regulations for tree species grown on non forest/private lands, to evaluate the experience of different States/UTs and to recommend the regulatory regime in the recently initiated Green India Mission, one of the eight Mission under National Action Plan for Climate Change.

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