Pocket Diary on Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification (English)

By: Namati

The ‘Coastal Regulation Zone Notification 2011’ (CRZ 2011) is a notice issued by the Indian government highlighting procedures and resolutions regarding coastal regulations. The main objective of this notification is to: 1. Protect the livelihoods of traditional fisherfolk communities, 2. Preserve coastal ecology, and 3. Promote economic activity necessary for coastal regions.

This Pocket Diary explains the basic zones and uses of coastal lands found in the Indian government’s ‘Coastal Regulation Zone Notification 2011.’