INTRODUCTION

The Board has been established by the Government of Karnataka vide G.O. No. FEE 125 ENV 2003 dated: 19-06-2003 as per provisions of Biological Diversity Act, 2002. The Karnataka Biodiversity Board has started functioning from 1-08-2003.

The prime objective of the Board is to foster the institutional setup for documentation, sustainable use and development of the rich biodiversity of the state.

BOARD Members Details
Government of Karnataka has formed a Board vide Govt. Order No. FEE 125 ENV 2003 dated: 21-11-2003 under the chairpersonship of Hon'ble Minister for Forest, Ecology & Environment, Govt. of Karnataka. The Board comprises of Five official and Five non-official members each. As per Govt. order No. FEE 125 ENV 2003 dt 24/12/2009 the committee has reconstituted.
Members of the board are:


1

Sri. R.M.N. Sahai, I.F.S (Retd)
Chairman, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Vanavikas, Ground floor, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore-560003

080 23448784


2

Additional Chief Secretary to Government and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Forest, Ecology and Environment Department, MS Building, Bangalore

080 22256722


3

Principal Secretary to Government and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Agriculture & Horticulture Departments, MS Building, Bangalore

080 22250284


4

Secretary to Government and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Forest, Ecology and Environment Department, MS Building, Bangalore

080 22254377


5

Sri. G. V. SUGUR, I.F.S
Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (HoFF) and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Aranya Bhavan, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore-560003

080 23343770


6

Sri. VIJAYAKUMAR GOGI, I.F.S
Director, Department of Ayush and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Danvantari Road, Andandarao Circle, Bangalore-560009

080 22876553


7

 

Dr. H. SHIVANANDA MURTHY,
Professor & Head, Department of Aquaculture and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board College of Fisheries, Kankanady, Mangalore-575002

M: 9448500384


8

 

Dr. M.SANJAPPA,
CSIR Emeritus Scientist and Member of Karnataka Biodiversity Board, No:504, Block C-7, Kendriya Vihara, Yalahanka, Bangalore-560034

M: 9972035160


9

 

Dr. M. H. SWAMINATH, IFS( Retd.)
Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board, No: 19A, 1st ‘B’ Main, 6th Sector, H.S.R. Layout, MCHS Colony, Bangalore-560034

M: 9449863500


10

 

Dr. K.N. GANESHAIAH,
Professor & Head and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Department of Forest & Environmental Sciences, GKVK, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore-560065

M: 9342160639


11

 

Dr. M.D. SUBASH CHANDRAN
Environment Specialist and Member, Karnataka Biodiversity Board, C- 789 Vivek Nagar, Kumta – 581343, Uttara Kannada District.

08386-223426

M: 94498130436


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SRI. R.K.SINGH, IFS,
APCCF and  Member Secretary, Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Vanavikas, Ground floor, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore-03.

23448783/
23440535

 

 

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