Mention the names of various movements that have started to promote the concept of forest conservation.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 25th Jul, 2017, 03:46: PM

Expert Answer:

For the conservation of forests, following movements have started:

i. ‘Chipko Movement’ in the village of Garhwal started by Sundarlal Bahuguna

ii. ‘Appiko movement’ in Karnataka started by Pandurang Hedge

iii. Another movement started by Amrita Devi Bishnoi for protection of ‘kherjri’ trees in Khejrali village near Jodhpur.

Answered by  | 25th Jul, 2017, 05:46: PM