ERIC Number: EJ480103
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Environmental Conservation through the People's Movements in India.
Asopa, Sheel K.
International Journal of Environmental Education and Information, v12 n4 p297-306 Oct-Dec 1993
Describes three popular environmental campaigns against deforestation in India. Discusses the folk dimension, mass mobilization, and geographic extent of the Chipko Movement; the movement against a government program to plant eucalyptus trees; and the movement to save villages in government-labeled "wastelands." (MDH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: India