ERIC Number: ED224723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Bandhu, Desh, Ed.
The Indian Environmental Society, in association with the International Programme on Environmental Management Education, organized two seminars on World Environment Day and Environmental Impact Assessment during June 1980. A large number of papers on various aspects of environmental management were presented during the seminars. The papers addressed a wide range of issues including the environmental situations in India, social forestry, environmental impact assessment, problems of mining, and other various related problems. Titles of these selected papers include: "Environmental Impact Assessment as a Tool for Environmental Quality Management"; "Environmental Situation in India"; "Some Socio-Economic Issues in Social Forestry"; "Population, Employment and Environment"; "Marine and Coastal Environmental Management"; "Environmental Problems due to Mining in the Jharia Coalfield"; "Irrigation and the Environment"; and "The Silent Valley Hydroelectric Project -- a Draft Environmental Impact Assessment." The inaugural address, The address by the chief guest, and a list of participants are included. (Author/JN)
Descriptors: Coal, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences, Environmental Research, Environmental Standards, Foreign Countries, Forestry, Mining, Oceanography, Physical Environment, Policy Formation, Pollution, Power Technology, Program Descriptions, Socioeconomic Influences, Water Resources
Indian Environmental Society, 8, Darya Ganj, New Delhi-110002, Indian (Rupees $50.00, U.S. $10.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Indian Environmental Society, New Delhi.
Identifiers: Environmental Management; India; Irrigation
Note: Selected papers from a Seminar held at the Indian National Science Academy (New Delhi, India, June 5-7, 1980).