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Government of West Bengal

Department of Environment

Mamata Banerjee Hon'ble Chief Minister, Government of West Bengal
Mamata Banerjee
Hon'ble Chief Minister, Government of West Bengal

Prof. (Dr.) Saumen Kumar Mahapatra, Hon'ble minister Department of Environment
Prof. (Dr.) Saumen Kumar Mahapatra
Hon'ble M.I.C
Department of Environment
News & Events
Report on International Day for Biological Diversity 2019   Click here
Notification Check List   Click here
CHECKLIST A : DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED ALONGWITH FORM 1 AND FORM 1A FOR OBTAINING ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE   Click here
CHECKLIST B : DOCUMENTS FOR STIPULATING CONDITIONS RELATED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE   Click here

Parastatal Organizations

W.B.P.C.B.

west bengal Pollution Control Board
The WBPCB is the frontal organization of the Environment Department for regulating with environmental pollution problems and their control in the State.At present, the Board implements the provisions of various environmental Acts and Rules, statutes and judicial pronouncements.

W.B.B.B.

West Bengal Biodiversity Board.
The WBBB functions towards ensuring proper implementation of the Biological Diversity Act, 2002. The West Bengal Biodiversity Board was formed w.e.f. September 16, 2004.The West Bengal Biological Diversity Rules, 2005 had been notified. It underwent amendment in the year 2009.

E.K.W.M.A.

East Kolkata Wetland Mangement Authority
The East Kolkata Wetlands Management Authority, an authority formed under the East Kolkata Wetlands (Conservation and Management) Act, 2006. The Authority has been entrusted with the statutory responsibility for conservation and maintenance of the EKW area.

I.E.S.W.M.

Institute of Environmental Studies & Wetland Management
Institute of Environmental Studies and Wetland Management came under the administrative control of this Department on April 1, 1998. The Institute also works as an approved agency for preparation of Costal Regulatory Zone (CRZ) maps for projects coming inside CRZ area.

state Portal of west Bengal
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
National Portal of India