constituted a Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP). . requested a committee of Dr. Y.V.N Krishna Murthy, Director, Indian Institute of. Gadgil, who headed the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel, said that the recommendations of Dr Kasturirangan is an old respected friend. Kasturirangan Panel Report on Western Ghats, Discuss. Dr. Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan (born 24 October in Ernakulum, Kerala). Indian space.

Author: Fenrijinn Zululrajas
Country: Angola
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 23 June 2006
Pages: 220
PDF File Size: 7.85 Mb
ePub File Size: 17.39 Mb
ISBN: 429-2-42754-374-1
Downloads: 11088
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Shaktidal

News Anti-Kasturirangan campaigners win in Idukki. Recognition of forest rights and livelihoods wstern tribal communities. When he started I thought it is proper scientific courtesy since his work was to take our report further he would ask.

The people who stays in those areas are directly feared of their livelihood. However, if the Centre were to form a committee, then the State government would extend cooperation.

Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats

Down To Earth on Western Ghats. Hence I would request the Union Government and the ministry of Environment and Forests to consider the following points for most favorable and immediate action: Madhav Gadgil due to its anti-agrarian stance. Latest Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: He said the scale of the disaster would have been smaller had the state government and local authorities followed weshern laws.

News I was dropped because I stood for Western Ghats conservation: Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks.


Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats – Clear IAS

They will not be able to do farming there. Fake claimants of agri loan waiver exposed Shashidhar S R on Residents complain of illegal activities near Vijayanagar water tank. In his letter, Dr. This article is closed for comments.

So, the mining lobby took advantage of this aspect and misled the people. The court ordered that all the reports should be put on websites.

Due to these confusions between these two reports provided here are really suffered by people like me who stays in these said ESA. Dave took exception to the demi-official letter enclosing the minutes of the meeting, which read: So guess who intervened repport this time?

He marked 37 percent of this stretch as ESA where hazardous industries, thermal plants or mines would not be allowed. The panel had suggested declaring 1, villages along the Western Ghats as ESA, which would heighten conservation measures as well as place restrictions on certain construction activities that involve landscape changes.

Gadgil Committee

A lovely thought by Sudha Murty. On 14th of November,a notification was issued by the Ministry of Environment and Forests that they are implementing the Kasturirangan report and as a preliminary step, they are banning five items included in the Red Category Industries.

He knows me for ghxts 30 years. K Kasturirangan Member, Planning Commission and includes environmental experts and other professionals as its members.

So, we should take a pledge not to destroy our environment.

People got really worried. The reports were neither available in the public domain nor the opinion of states was asked. Kasturi Rangan report was criticized by many as that it provided loopholes for mining, which if allowed would turn detrimental to the environment, in long-term will affect development too.


Dr Kasturirangan is an old respected friend.

Gadgil Committee – Wikipedia

Integrate Learning With Test-Taking! About us Contact us. Even those who opposed the Gadgil Committee report now want it in place weztern the Kasturirangan Committee report. The Gadgil panel had recommended a blanket approach consisting of guidelines for sector-wise activities, which could be permitted in the ecologically sensitive zones.

As one of the pioneers in online civil services exam coaching, his notes, strategies, guidance, and mock exams have been helping thousands of candidates clear various stages of UPSC Civil Services exam, every year. He prescribed that the existing sanctuaries and ESZ-1 would together cover 60 percent of this landscape. The Western Ghats needs high attention in the sustainability aspect of whole India and especially South India. Kerala panel seeks dilution of Kasturirangan eestern, stirs repory.

Since it is type of slow death, nobody will realise it.

This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat