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.

Details of the Board Members (from 13/02/2017):
As per the Government order no.FEE 203 ENV 2016 dated 13/02/2017, the Government of Karnataka has appointed the following members to the Board.

Appointment of Chairman:
Sri.S.P.Seshadri, appointed as Chairman, Karnataka Biodiversity Board, vide Govt. order No.FEE 249 ENV 2016 (Part-2) dated 23.08.2017 and Sri.S.P.Seshadri, has joined on the post of Chairman,Karnataka Biodiversity Board on 24.08.2017 .



1

Chairman, Karnataka Biodiversity Board
Vanavikas, Ground floor, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore-560003

Chairman


2

Additional Chief Secretary to Government,
Forest, Ecology and Environment Department, MS Building, Bengaluru

Ex-officio Member


3

Secretary to Government,
Agriculture Department, MS Building, Bengaluru

Ex-officio Member


4

Secretary to Government,
Forest, Ecology and Environment Department, MS Building, Bengaluru

Ex-officio Member


5

Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (HoFF),
Aranya Bhavan, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru

Ex-officio Member


6

Director, Department of AYUSH,
Dhanvantari Road, Ananda Rao Circle, Bengaluru

Ex-officio Member


7

 

Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Development),
Aranya Bhavan, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru

Special Invitee


8

 

Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Social Forestry),
Aranya Bhavan, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru

Special Invitee


9

 

Dr. Niranjan Murthy,
Prof. & Scheme Head, AICRP Potential Crops, RIOF Bldg., UAS, GKVK, Bengaluru

Non-officio Member


10

 

Dr. C.G. Kushalappa,
Prof. & Dean, Forestry college,Kunda Road,Ponnampet-571216, Kodagu

Non-officio Member


11

 

Prof. M. Narayan Swamy, M.V.Sc., Ph.D.
Prof.& Head, Dept. of Veterinary Physiology, Veterinary College, Hebbal, Bengalurur

Non-officio Member


12

 

Dr. Jayakar Bandari M. Asst.
Prof and Head, Dept. of Botany, Govt. Arts and Science College, Karwar

Non-officio Member


13

 

Dr. M. Mahadev Murthy, Prof.
Dept. of Forestry and Environment Science, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bengaluru

Non-officio Member


14

 

Member Secretary,
Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Ground Floor, Vanavikas, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru

Member Secretary - Convener

 

 

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