BBMP Proposals for Mass Felling of Trees Illegal, in Contempt of Court

BBMP Tree Officer Notice calling for Public Comments has to be withdrawn

Press Release : Bangalore : 10 February 2017
Jayamahal Road Tree line

Jayamahal Tree Felling Illegal, in Contempt of Court

The same law applies to Steel Flyover and other Infrastructure projects as well

 

Jayamahal Road Treeline

Press Release - Public Hearing to review proposed Tree Felling for Phase II of Bangalore Metro, cancelled for the third time

Press Release : Bangalore : 11 March 2016

Public Hearing to review proposed Tree Felling for Phase II of Bangalore Metro, cancelled for the third time

Metro Officials come unprepared, again, as BBMP Forest Wing says it has no resources to perform its statutory review and regulatory functions

Bangalore Metro's efforts to secure ritual clearance for felling 300 trees fails: Legally infirm Public Hearing called by BBMP Tree Officer cancelled

Its NOT only about trees. It's about upholding the Honour of the Court, about making Democracy work

Press Release : Bangalore : 24 November 2015

Child protesting illegal felling of trees for Blore Metro

 

 

Workshop on Addressing Inadequacies of the Karnataka Preservation of Trees Act, 1976

in light of the observations made by the Hon'ble High Court of Karnataka on Karnataka Government's intent to reform the law

Dates: 26 - 26 January, 2013
Time: 2 pm - 6 pm
Venue: Ashirwad, 30, St. Mark's Road, Bangalore

 

 

 

Environment Support Group and Bangalore Environment Trust

 

cordially invite you to a workshop on

The Future of Tree Protection in Karnataka

A Talk by Mr. Brijesh Kumar, IFS, Chief Conservator of Forests, BBMP

Date: 15 April, 2014
Time: 5.30 pm - 7.00 pm
Venue: Xavier Hall, St. Joseph's Post Graduate Centre, Langford Road, Bangalore

 Environment Support Group and Department of Environmental Science,

St. Joseph's College, Bangalore

invite you to a talk on

Bangalore Road Widening and Other Urban Transport Projects Impacted Communities Unite

BATPIC Network launched with the objective of pursuing urban transport projects that are socially just, economically viable, environmentally friendly and long lasting solutions

Press Release : Bangalore : 17 July 2012

 

Joint Statement 

 

Summary:  

What's Happening in Bangalore?

Meeting the challenge of Protecting Lives, Livelihoods, Public spaces and Our Commons

Written by Anjali Vaidya and Anitha Sampath
4 July, 2009