A New Role for the Military: Environmental Protection and Restoration

  • E. D’Souza
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Abstract

The very concept of the Military being used for the protection and restoration of the rapidly degenerating environment may seem incongruous to many. It is a concept often ridiculed by some, as exemplified at an environmental seminar in India. There a group of women activists demanded the expulsion of the speaker for daring to make such a proposal as, in their opinion, the Military are often described as wanton destructors of wildlife and despoilers of nature.

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Disaster Relief Bamboo Grove Nycticebus Coucang Retire General Army Command 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

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