Heritage trees need legal rights

Nagendra, Harini (2023) Heritage trees need legal rights. Deccan Herald.

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‘Rights to Nature’ is a concept that is gaining momentum across the world. According to this principle, elements of nature – such as a lake or river, a forest or wetland – has legal rights of its own, similar to the rights that humans enjoy. This is not just an abstract philosophical concept about whether nature has a right to be protected for her own sake. It has concrete, practical, everyday implications.

Item Type: Newspaper Article
Authors: Nagendra, Harini
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Heritage trees, legal rights, ecosystem
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Life sciences; biology > Ecology
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Development
Full Text Status: Public
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URI: http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/4601
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