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Notification No. III amending the Coastal Regulation Zone Notification.

Country/Territory
India
Document type
Regulation
Date
1997 (2000)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Coastal zone management Groundwater Potable water Saltwater intrusion/siltation Water shortage/drought Flood Sewerage
Geographical area
Asia, Southern Asia
Abstract

Some State Governments have drawn attention of the Central Government to the difficulties being faced by the local people and also for construction of essential facilities in the coastal zone. This Notification amends the principal Notification by providing exemptions from restrictions in the Zone for fish processing plants, extraction of groundwater, where no other source of water is available and when done manually through ordinary wells or hand pumps, for drinking and domestic purposes, expan

Full text
English
Website
www.ceeraindia.org

References - Legislation

Amends

Notification of the Ministry of Environment and Forests regarding coastal zone regulation.

Legislation | India | 1991 (2001)

Keyword: Coastal zone management, Sustainable development, Bed, Wetlands, Freshwater resources management, Basin/catchment/watershed

Source: FAO, FAOLEX