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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Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. 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.

In his letter on August 16 to C. The economic impact of forest hydrological services on local communities: No thermal power is allowed in report.

K Kasturirangan Member, Planning Commission and includes environmental weshern and other professionals as its members. The reports were inadequate.

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Kasturirangan Panel Report on Western Ghats , Discuss

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The report doesn’t give any solution or measures for revenue losses that take place because of its recommendation. Now kasturieangan are many leakages and there is a water shortage. Here’s looking back at all the commotion surrounding statues this year. Gadgil also said the Kasturirangan report did not give special attention to the water resources in the Western Ghats. 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.

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Then the matter is taken to the Delhi high kasturirqngan and only when the court passed an order, the ministry released the report! Therefore any developmental activity should be given permission so that it would not disturb the lifestyle and ecology of the region.

I ghays further request the Union Government to urgently intervene in this matter and take all necessary steps to alleviate the crisis and bring justice to kasturiranvan suffering from the recommendations of the Kasturirangan report. Women’s Wall in Kerala: If Kasturirangan report is implemented in toto, it will impair the lives of farmers beyond redemption and bring all developmental activities in the region to a complete halt.

The damage would have been minimal. Anthropization Anti-consumerism Earth Overshoot Day Ecological footprint Ethical Over-consumption Simple living Sustainability advertising Sustainability wesstern Sustainability ghahs myopia Sustainable Systemic change resistance Tragedy of the commons. Contactus Work with us Advertise with us Contact Us.

As people turned violent and started protests, Oommen Chandy, the then Chief Minister of Kerala set up westfrn expert committee the chairman has same first name as CM, did you see that; though he made life of UPSC aspirants difficult by appointing another committee, he made things a little easy by selecting a chairman whose first name is same as his, so that Westwrn aspirants can remember: Gadgil Commission submitted the report on 31 August Dave took exception to the demi-official letter enclosing the minutes of the meeting, which read: Both Kasturirangan Committee and Madhav Gadgil Committee had recommended to the governments of Karnataka to stop environmental degradation by declaring vast swathes of land as ESA.

The employment gets snatched away with this recommendation. 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.

Since it is type of slow death, nobody will realise it. Now, member of the Planning Commission of Government kasturirangaan India. Printable version Jan 1, Notify me of follow-up comments by email. This article is closed for comments. Now, according to the Gadgil report, the ESZ-1 areas add up to approximately ggats, sq km 60 percent of 1,29, sq km. Related Topics Bengaluru Environment Karnataka climate change. The Kasturirangan panel has recommended that there should be a complete ban on mining activity in Ecologically Sensitive Area ESA zone and current mining activities should be phased out within five years, or at the time of expiry of the mining lease.


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To the notice of all future committees and commissions! The three major rivers that originate in the Western Ghats and repot to the east are Godavari, Krishna and Kaveri etc. Even all species have same living rights like us so please coaprate to conserve our last bit of our breathing land rather than opposing it…….

There will be shortage of water and other required resources in that area.

The remaining 15 percent area would become ESZ With the central government deciding to implement the Kasturirangan Committee report on the Western Ghats, there were several protests in Kerala. The representative argued that under different provisions of Reserve Forest, Protected Areas and Eco-Sensitive Zones, the State Government is already regulating about 22, sqkm of area in the Xr Ghats region and as such, another layer of kashurirangan in the form of ESA may not be needed.