Forest cover in Bihar has come down sharply after bifurcation of the state in the year 2000, and stands at a poor 7.23%. Out of 38 districts, only 11 have natural forests.
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Proposal unacceptable as it is against Forest Conservation Act: Minister at GoM meet The meeting of group of ministers on “go-no go areas”, or environmental issues relating to mining, saw Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan rejecting the dilution of forest clearance process suggested by the BK Chaturvedi panel.
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