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
No.1 ‘D’, 1st Main Road, 14th Cross, M.C.H.S Colony, H.S.R Layout, Sector-6, Bangalore – 560102

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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