Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 2, 20212021-10-02T19:01:00+05:30 2021-10-02T19:01:00+05:30In: GENERAL What is National Board of Wildlife (NBWL)? What is National Board of Wildlife (NBWL)? current affairsinternational organisation Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rahul 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 2k Points View Profile Rahul BRIGHT 2021-10-02T19:07:00+05:30Added an answer on October 2, 2021 at 7:07 pm National Board of Wildlife (NBWL) It is constituted under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972. Prime Minister is the Chairman of the board and the vice-chairman is the Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC). The other members are MPs, Secretaries of the government of India from relevant departments, ecologists, conservationists, heads of research institutes, etc. Functions of the Board: Carry out Environment impact assessment for projects. Making recommendations on the setting up of and management of national parks, sanctuaries, and other protected areas. Decide on the restriction of activities in those protected areas; Reviewing the progress of measures taken for wildlife safety. Frame policies for wildlife protection, forests, and curbing illegal poaching. No state can alter a Tiger reserve without the approval of this body. Publish reports on the state of wildlife in India. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?