Environment, Climate Change and Forests Department
Year : 2021
G.O Ms.No. 40 Dt: July 07, 20212MBForests - To engage three Advocates on contract basis for a period of six months in Forest Department and sanctioned a sum of Rs.7.20 lakhs for a period of six months - Revalidation - Orders issued.
G.O Ms.No. 37 Dt: June 25, 20212MBEnvironment, Climate C hange and Forest Department - Dr.D.Shanmuganathan, Advocate, Honble High Court of Madras - Appointed as Standing Counsel for Government of Tamil Nadu exclusively for the National Green Tribunal, Southern Bench at Chennai - Orders issued.
Year : 2019
G.O (D) No. 313 Dt: December 03, 2019890KBEnvironment – Announcement for the year 2019-2020 – Assessment of
micro-plastics in Coastal areas, estuaries and lakes in Tamil Nadu - Administrative sanction of Rs.81.20 lakhs and to release an amount of Rs.25.40 Lakhs for the year 2019-2020 – Orders – Issued.
G.O Rt. No. 688 Dt: October 14, 2019814KBEnvironment - Announcement for the year 2019-2020 – Awareness campaign on the ill effects of plastics through - Message on Wheels- at a cost of Rs.2.00 lakh per district for 32 districts – Orders – Issued.
G.O (2D) No. 34 Dt: October 14, 2019816KBEnvironment – Announcement for the year 2019-2020 – Conducting Eco-Competitions and Eco-camps to National Green Corps Club students at a cost of Rs.2.00 lakh per district for 32 districts – Orders – Issued.
G.O (D) No. 21 Dt: January 11, 20192MBForests - Indian Forest Service - Voluntary contribution by the members of Tamil Nadu Indian Forest Service Association towards financial assistance for the relief and rehabilitation measures in the cyclonic storm GAJA affected districts of Tamil Nadu - Orders issued.
Year : 2018
G.O. (D) No.265 Dt: September 20, 2018743KBEnvironment - Monitoring the implementation of ban on one-time use and thowaway plastics irrespective of thickness - Ban on use of plastics in Government Departments/Institutions/ Public Sector Underataking - Orders - Issued
G.O. (Ms) No.84 Dt: June 25, 2018893KBEnvironment - 110 Announcement of the Honble Chief Minister on the floor of the Assembly on 05.06.2018 regarding ban on one-time use and thowaway plastics irrespective of thickness with effect from 01.01.2019 ynder Environment (Protection)Act, 1986 - Notification - Orders - Issued
G.O(2D)No.7 Dt: February 23, 20184MBMassive Tree Planting Programme - Planting of 70 lakh seedlings for three years from 2017-2018 to 2019-2020 for increasing the Green cover in the degraded forests of Tamil Nadu in commemoration of the Late Hon’ble Chief Minister’s 70th Birthday – Funds Sanctioned - Orders – Issued.
Year : 2017
G.O (D) No. 304 Dt: December 12, 20173MBForests – Centrally Sponsored Scheme – National Medicinal Plants Board – Implementation of nine schemes under “Promotion of School / Institutional and Public herbal gardens” for three years from 2017-2018 to 2019-2020 at a cost of Rs.3.54 Crores with 100 percent assistance by National Medicinal Plants Board, Government of India – Administrative approval – Accorded – Regarding.
G.O(Ms)No.152 Dt: December 07, 20173MBForest - Gulf of Manner Biosphere Reserve Trust (GOMBRT) – Continuance of the GOMBRT activities for a further period of 5 years from 2017-2018 to 2021-2022 – Administrative sanction and sanction of funds for the year 2017-2018 – Orders – Issued
GO(Ms)No.52 Dt: April 26, 20172MBForests – Wood Based Industries (Establishment and Regulation) Guidelines, 2016 - Reconstitution of a State Level Committee to perform the functions stipulated in the guidelines - Orders – Issued.
G.O.(D.)No.65 Dt: March 14, 20174MBEnvironment – Two Cargo ships collided at Ennore Kamarajar Port area – Environment impact due to oil spillage – Formation of Committee to assess environmental impact and suggest remedial measure – Orders – Issued.
G.O. (2D) No.10 Dt: February 22, 20172MBForests - Massive Tree Planting Programme - Planting of 69 lakh seedlings for three years from 2016-2017 to 2018-2019 for increasing the Green cover in 31 Districts of Tamil Nadu (except Chennai) in commemoration of the Hon’ble late Chief Minister’s 69th Birth Day - Sanctioned - Orders – Issued.
Year : 2014
G.O.(2D) No. 92 Dt: November 12, 2014106KBEnvironment and Forests – Thirteenth Finance Commission – Grants-in-aid for a sum of Rs.142.48 Crore for the period from 2010-11 to 2014-15 – Annual Plan Proposal for the year 2014-15 – Rs.3562.00 lakhs sanctioned with al teration of certain works – Approved – Orders – Issued.
G.O (2D) No. 86 Dt: September 10, 201465KBPart II Schemes 2014-2015 – Additional financial assistance to the eco-clubs both State Government and Government of India funded eco-clubs through Director of Environment – a cost of Rs.100 lakhs – sanctioned – orders – issued.