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Ecology and environment in Sri Lanka.

Ecology and environment in Sri Lanka.

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Published by Library of Congress Office, Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in New Delhi, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Ecology -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection., C-CLR-9.1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 96/63006 (Q)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination9 microfiches.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL637735M
      LC Control Number96902451

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The book includes followiing chapters: 1. Basic Principles of Ecology 2. The Concept of Natural Resources 3. Man's relationship to the environment 4. Degradation of Environment 5. Pollution of the environment 6.

Management of the Environment. Book is available from leading book stores in Sri Lanka. Price: Rs Sri Lanka has had a relatively long history of indigenous scientific research in the natural sciences.

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environmental pollution relevant to Sri Lanka and to highlight the research carried out in Sri Lanka on these aspects.

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[Bernard Swan] -- Study covers up to early The Central Environmental Authority (CEA) was established in August under the provision of the National Environmental Act No of The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (ME&NR) which was established in December has the overall responsibility in the affairs of the CEA with the objective of integrating environmental.Sri Lanka is known as a global biodiversity hotspot for its high number of species in a relatively limited area.

The island's frog diversity illustrates this point: despite covering only percent of the world's land surface, Sri Lanka is home to more than 2 percent percent of the world's known frog and toad species.