Natural Resources Accounting for Land and Water Resources in Tamil Nadu
Project Team: Dr. G S Haripriya (Principal Investigator), Ms. B. Preeti.
Time Period: 2005 - 2008
Sponsored by: Central Statistical Organisation.
Project Summary:
Objective of the project is to incorporate the depletion and degradation of Land and Water resources in Tamilnadu in to the existing system of national accounts. The project tries to
  • Develop physical accounts for land and water
  • Develop monetary accounts wherever possible
  • Estimate the cost of degradation of water and land resources to the economy and
  • Account for the interaction between the economy and the environment in the conventional accounts.