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Ecological effects of roads through sensitive habitats: Implications for wildlife conservation
Investigators: Dr. Asha Rajvanshi, Dr. V.B. Mathur
Researcher: A. Pragatheesh
Duration of the project: Three years
The objectives of the project are:
Training Course on "Raising the bar of Biodiversity in Impact Assessment for Promoting Inclusive Development"
Duration: Two days
Date: 18-19 April 2015
Venue: Congress Center, Florence, Italy
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Collaboration with CBBIA-IAIA Project's South Asia Component for development of guidance tools. For more information
The Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoE&F), Government of India, has entrusted the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) with the responsibility for addressing the impacts of existing linear developments viz. roads, railway lines, transmission lines, oil and gas pipelines and irrigation canals enroute Protected Areas and other important wildlife habitats through the development of retrofitting best practices and guidance tools.
Last Updated: March 27, 2015