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.

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Western Ghats — Tehelka. A lovely thought by Sudha Murty. Report CEC report on alleged illegal diversion of forest lands for non-forest uses in the Western Ghats region in Karnataka. Recognition of forest rights and livelihoods of tribal communities. Also, there are comments on a lighter note.

An operational indicator for biodiversity and sustainable development targets. Kasgurirangan Western Ghats conservation: This article is closed for comments. Property owners, tenants to petition DC; move Court. Here’s looking back at all the commotion surrounding statues this year.

Retrieved from ” https: Down To Earth on Western Ghats. A citizens manifesto for the ecological protection Western Ghats. Integrate Learning With Test-Taking! Archived from the original on 1 November The Western Ghats are the treasure for us which provides us our day to day need.

Western Ghats are around 60, sq km in area. Try out our Premium Member services: Later, the central government sought the opinion of the five states in implementing the report.


Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats

A crucial report on Western Ghats prepared by K. Now, according to the Gadgil report, the ESZ-1 areas add up to approximately 77, sq km 60 percent of 1,29, sq km.

Tourism in forest areas of Western Ghats. Anthropization Anti-consumerism Earth Overshoot Day Ecological footprint Ethical Over-consumption Simple living Sustainability advertising Sustainability brand Sustainability marketing myopia Sustainable Systemic change resistance Ghtas of the commons.

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. However, if the Centre were to form a committee, then the State Government would extend cooperation. By and large, they gave no special attention to water resources”, he said.

He said that the Kerala government had already submitted its response in June. With the Kasturirangan report having identified villages as ecologically sensitive areas, it is feared that all developmental works will be stalled and result in eviction ,asturirangan farmers from their land and create westerrn social chaos of unimaginable proportions.

Gadgil Report and Kasturirangan Report on Western Ghats – Clear IAS

kasturiraangan Dave took exception to the demi-official letter enclosing the minutes of the meeting, which read: Then the matter is taken to the Delhi high court and only when the court passed an order, the ministry released the report!


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Madhav Gadgil due to its anti-agrarian stance. The main mistake done in this report that they included ecologically non-sensitive areas under ESA, and left out many ecologically sensitive areas.

Need To Review The Recommendations Of Dr. K. Kasturirangan Report On on 5 February,

Latest Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: Ground realities are dismal and the hills are slowly becoming unlivable. The move of the State government to reject the report is significant now as it comes at a time when Kodagu district and Kerala State, a part of Western Ghats, is ravaged by floods and landslides.

Finally, farmers will have to quit the area. If Gadgil report laid too much importance to the environment, Kasturirangan report was biased towards development.

Chairman of this Kasturirangan Panel committee. Even those who opposed the Gadgil Committee report now want it in place of the Kasturirangan Committee report.