Environment and Forests Department (Tamil Nadu)
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||It has been suggested that this article be merged with Tamil Nadu Forest Department. (Discuss) Proposed since October 2013.|
|Ministers responsible||K. T. Pachaimal, Minister for Forests
M. C. Sampath, Minister for Environment
|Agency executive||Thiru C.V Sankar IAS, Principal Secretary (India)|
|Parent agency||Government of Tamil Nadu|
The Environment and Forests Department of State of Tamil Nadu is one of the departments of Government of Tamil Nadu.
The Department of Environment was created in 1995 as the Nodal Department for environmental management of the state.
|Department of Environment||http://www.environment.tn.nic.in/|
|Tamil Nadu Forest Department||http://www.forests.tn.nic.in/|
Undertakings and bodies
Former ministers (2006-2011)
- Government of Tamil Nadu
- Tamil Nadu Government's Departments
- Ministry of Environment and Forests (India)
- Department of Finance (Kerala)
- Van Vigyan Kendra (VVK) Forest Science Centres
- "Minister for Forests". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- "Principal Secretary to the Government". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- "Minister for Environment". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- "Department History". http://www.tn.gov.in/rti/. Retrieved 2012-10-07.
- "Sub-Departments of the E & F Department". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- "Sub - Departments of the E & F Department". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- "organisations under the E & F Department". http://www.tn.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-30.
- Environment and Forests Department
- http://www.tn.gov.in/rti/proact_eandf.htm (RTI Site of the Environment and Forests Department, Tamil Nadu)
- http://www.tn.gov.in (Official website of Government of Tamil Nadu)