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The Telangana State Biodiversity Board is a statutory and autonomous body corporate constituted by the Government of Telangana in the year 2014 under Section 22 (1) of the Biological Diversity Act, 2002 vide G.O.Ms.No.21, EFS&T Dept., dt.25.10.2014 as notified in the The Telangana Gazette No.85 dated Nov 05, 2014.

Pursuant to the notification of Biological Diversity Act 2002 and Rules 2004, the Telangana State Government has issued orders notifying the "Telangana State Biological Diversity Rules, 2015' under section 63(1) of the Biological Diversity Act, 2002 (Central Act No.18 of 2003) vide G.O.MS.No. 23, Environment, Forests, Science & Technology (For.II) Department, Dated: 14-05-2015 for implementing the Act in Telangana State.

A new species of Fish found in Telangana

Rita Bakalu

A new species of Spider found in Telangana

Thomisus telnganaensis

Photo Credit :
Dr. C.Srinivasulu


Invitation of IDB-2017

Painting and nature's writing Competition on 6th May 2017 at Bal Bhawan, Public Gardens, Nampally.

G.O.Ms.No.67 (Amendment of Rule 16 of Telangana State Biological Diversity Rules, 2015)

Declaration of “Ameenpur Lake” at Patancheru