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Redifining property rights for sustaining the wetlands around Calcutta

Redifining property rights for sustaining the wetlands around Calcutta

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Published by Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Calcutta.
    • Subjects:
    • Right of property -- India -- Calcutta.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Samar K. Datta, Mukut Roy Choudhury.
      SeriesWorking paper ;, W.P. no. 99-05-02, Working paper (Indian Instiute of Management, Ahmedabad) ;, W.P. no. 99-05-02.
      ContributionsIndian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2000/60045 (Q)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination40 leaves
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL162098M
      LC Control Number99938074

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He is an Honorary Fellow of the Bhoo-Vigyan Vikas Foundation, New Delhi, and was a member of UNEP-CSE committee for "Alternative. Around here, you don't put roads in wetlands, and logging is restricted.

A friend is getting a damp area logged now, because it has to be done during dryness. I'd suggest you research forest practice laws and zoning for YOUR area before asking questions on the internet.

Or pay to consult with somebody who knows.