Give one example to show how the participation of local people can lead to the efficient management of forests.

An example to show the participation of local people towards the management of forests is "Chipko Andolan".

During Chipko Andolan, the local people participated in the movement for the conservation of forests. It originated in the remote village of Reni, in the Garhwal region. In this movement, when the woodcutters or workers of the contractor proceed to cut the trees in the absence of the men of the village, all women hug the tree trunks with their arms, to save the trees from destroying.


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Updated on: 20-Mar-2023


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