The increasing growth of ‘community reserves’ in the north-east poses various challenges to the local residents (lack of livelihood options), as the land goes from being governed by local village councils to coming under the forest department.
What are Community Reserves?
Why declaring community reserve is a matter of concern in Northeast?
Provisions related to Conservation:
Dilemma with Legal provisions for ‘Forest lands’:
Due to the lack of clarity with declaration of area as a community reserves, the following dilemmas can be seen:
Benefits of Community reserves
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