15 Apr Submission Certificate of the Report of HLWG i. Preface ii – iv constituted a Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel (WGEEP). The mandate of. 29 Jan CPI-M led LDF Opposition members in Kerala today disrupted proceedings in the House, seeking a debate on the Kasturirangan committee. 18 Oct Environment Ministry has given approval to a report on Western Ghats prepared by K Kasturirangan-led panel which has recommended.

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Drag according to your convenience. Yes, Oommen V Oommen Committee: He prescribed that the existing sanctuaries and ESZ-1 would together cover 60 percent of this landscape.

Hard work best medicine for Kerala. Find this comment offensive? Both of them were different concepts under different laws—the first under forest department and the latter under the district administration and pollution control board.

Retrieved from ” https: If you are not yet a Down To Earth subscriber, please click here to subscribe: Archived from the original on 1 November People got really worried. ESA Ecologically Sensitive Zone is a type of area which needs special protection and concern because of its landscape, wildlifefertile land, some historical values etc.

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Kaasturirangan to Weekly Newsletter:. The climate is humid and tropical in the lower reaches to the sea. The main mistake done in this report that they included ecologically non-sensitive areas under ESA, and left out many ecologically sensitive areas.


These environment-damaging activities include mining, quarrying, construction of thermal plants and red-category highly-polluting industries and construction of buildings spread over more than 2, ghas metre and townships spanning more than 50 hectares.

Kerala panel seeks dilution of Kasturirangan report, stirs controversy. Kerala government creating trouble over Sabarimala: Therefore any developmental activity should be given permission so that it would not disturb the lifestyle and ecology of the region. If people have to remain wsetern this world, we need nature and its resources.

The way we’re living, we are already using 2 to 3 times more of the Earth’s resources.

Madhav Gadgil flays Kasturirangan Committee report on Western Ghats- The New Indian Express

Going with the recommendations of the high-level panel that was headed by Mr. Bank loses Rs 30, as credit card user walks away.

All Shola forests- Gem in the floral chest of WG are gone. Lyca Productions shows a glimpse of Kamal Haasan starrer ‘Indian 2’. He said that Kasturirangan, who headed the member high high-level westsrn group, constituted to examine the WGEEP report, had not shown ‘scientific courtesy’ to ask him about what was done by WGEEP before commencing his panel’s work on its recommendations.

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The 25 percent lowest priority areas would be marked as ESZ-3 to allow all developmental activities with precautions. No development activities would take place, he said.

The above description makes it clear that there are three key differences between the Gadgil report and the Kasturirangan report. As Kerala faces its ghatss floods in several decadesMadhav Gadgil, the author of a landmark report on the conservation of the Western Ghats created said that Kerala Floods are partly man-made.

With the central government deciding to implement the Kasturirangan Committee report on the Western Ghats, there were several protests in Kerala. In Thamarassery, an angry mob gheraoed the district superintendent of police SP and deputy SP and set ablaze a police jeep.

Madhav Gadgil Panel and Kasturirangan Panel for protection of western ghats

But we need to be judicious while moderating cmomittee comments. Press Trust of India. He never did”, Gadgil said. Following protests by various groups and political parties against its recommendations,the government constituted the Kasturirangan committee to examine the WGEEP report.