4 edition of Forest policy and ecological change found in the catalog.
Forest policy and ecological change
S. Abdul Thaha
Includes bibliographical references (p. -160) and index.
|Statement||S. Abdul Thaha.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 164 p. :|
|Number of Pages||164|
|LC Control Number||2008324256|
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References Rangarajan, M. () Fencing the Forest: Conservation and Ecological Change in India’s Central. The Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change as well as all State Forest Departments are guided by the National Forest Policy,which states: “The basic objectives that.
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