Q. “Conservation Reserve and Community Reserves” came into effect by amending which of the following acts?
Conservation Reserve and Community Reserves are the outcome of Amendments to the Wild life protection act in 2003.
- The Amendment Act of 2003 provided for the creation of a new type of protected area called a Conservation Reserve.
- It is an area owned by the State Government adjacent to National Parks and sanctuaries for protecting the landscape, seascape and habitat of fauna and flora.
- It is managed through a Conservation Reserve Management Committee.