Environmentalist

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 31–37 | Cite as

India's Action plan for Wildlife Conservation and role of voluntary bodies

  • Samar Singh
Article

Summary

This theme paper introduces India's Action plan for Wildlife Conservation. The author describes the historic development of conservation management as related to India's remarkably diverse range of wildlife, and briefly describes the National Wildlife Action Plan.

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© Science and Technology Letters 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Samar Singh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EnvironmentGovernment of IndiaNew DelhiIndia

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