India: Protecting Grasslands & Forests in Karnataka State

 Amrit Mahal Cattle grazing in the Amrit Mahal
 Amrit Mahal Cattle grazing in the Amrit Mahal

March 28, 2013

India: Protecting Grasslands & Forests in Karnataka State

ELAW partner Leo Saldhana at the Environment Support Group is pleased to announce that plans to clear valuable grasslands and forests to make way for nuclear, defense, space, and other high tech projects are on hold.

The South Zone Bench of the National Green Tribunal has ordered an expert committee to investigate problems associated with the project planned for Chitradurga, Karnataka.

Find more information in the press release and a report in a Bangalore's Daily News & Analysis: GrassLANDgrab!