Environment Law

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Sustainable Environment: An Embrace to Our Environment

Introduction “One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between man and nature shall not be broken”[1]          -Leo Tolstoy  The environment is the need because of which we all are alive and living happily, peacefully. We have to save the environment from the pollutants, dirt which is destroying our ecology. Development is …

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Wildlife Protection Act, 1972

Wildlife Protection Act

The Wildlife Protection Act, 1972[1], was legislated to ensure the protection of plants, birds, and animal species. The Act provides for 6 schedules that provide the list of species that are protected and any intentional harm to those species results in heavy penalties and imprisonment. The Act was created to ensure the protection of rapidly …

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Air Pollution Control Boards : Establishment, Powers, Procedures

As there is an evident and substantial deterioration in the quality of the environment, concern regarding it has grown over the years. The rise in pollution levels, hazardous chemicals released in the atmosphere, biodiversity loss, lack of plantation poses a threat to the already depleting environment. Owing to the growing environmental concerns, various legislations were …

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