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Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020

Coastal regulation zone

May 06, 2020 15:30
The High Tide Line (HTL) in Goa will now be demarcated along the bunds (embankments) along rivers and creeks even if such bunds have since been breached or lie in a state of disrepair. read more
Nov 11, 2019 18:46
Earlier authorities had decided to carry out ‘controlled implosion’ to bring down the huge concrete structures spreading over 8 lakh square feet and shortlisted two firms for this. Experts say controlled implosion is an accepted demolition technique... read more
Sep 19, 2019 14:26
The Supreme Court has ordered the demolition of 357 flats in Maradu near Kerala’s Kochi for flouting the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) guidelines read more
Sep 13, 2019 18:56
Goa, the only state which is yet to submit the coastal environment management plan, has been given time till November 15 to do so. The state had sought a six-month extension to the August 31 deadline. The first deadline for submission of CZMP passed... read more
Sep 08, 2019 00:32
The plans were first heard on November 2, 2018, and March 3 this year, but rejected both times for its close proximity to the mangrove areas and the possibility of intertidal marine life being affected owing to the project. read more
Aug 02, 2019 00:05
They are facing a threat from breaches in the dykes allowing ingress of sea water as well as from reclamation for tourism purposes. read more
Jul 27, 2019 02:56
In its plea, the civic body claimed stay on the work is causing a loss of Rs 10 crore a day. Machinery worth Rs 150 crore is lying unused, while 1,150 workers are sitting idle at the site, the plea stated. read more
Jul 16, 2019 18:04
The Bombay High Court struck down the Coastal Regulation Zone’s clearance for its Coastal Road, which is a part of the Eastern Freeway. Bombay HC also observed that the area is conducive for coral growth. read more
Apr 09, 2019 02:28
In all, 32.43 hectares of mangrove forest area in Mumbai and Thane needs to used for India’s first high-speed rail project, a letter from MCZMA to the director, Coastal Regulation Zone, MoEF, said. The letter said 53,467 mangrove trees spread over 13.36... read more
Mar 09, 2019 23:13
The Congress president assured the NFF of setting up a dedicated union fisheries ministry and including their demands in its manifesto, Olencio Simoes of the NFF said. read more
Jan 22, 2019 22:33
Norms allow MbPT to go ahead with plan of more FSI along waterfront read more
Dec 29, 2018 00:10
Fishermen’s unions have warned of a national level agitation if the notification comes into force because it doesn’t address their concerns and makes the coastline vulnerable to environmental disasters. read more
Sep 13, 2018 08:47
Hotels, guest houses and beachfront restaurants in Goa face an uncertain future after an order by NGT that dwellings within 200 metres of the High Tide Line cannot be used for commercial purposes read more
Jun 23, 2018 12:58
Environment ministry has approved the plan to increase the height of the Chhatrapati Shivaji statue, off the city coast, from 192m to 210m. read more
May 25, 2018 00:38
Navy says they are clearing shrubs near INS Hamla in Marwe to prevent encroachments, plan to build a boundary wall read more