New Forest Policy On Anvil; Climate Change Among Key Features

Bloomberg Quint | Nov 19, 2019 at 6:48 PM
  • More than 30 years after it was last launched, a new national forest policy, that would also deal with issues such as climate change and human-wildlife conflict, is now on the anvil, a key official said on Tuesday.
  • Over the years, these have become major issues, Gairola pointed out.
  • ICFRE is preparing a detailed project report on forestry intervention to rejuvenate 13 major river basins in the country, including the Krishna and Cauvery.