Sonadia Island


In line with the requirement under BECA that
operations and processes not to be carried out or initiated in ECAs be
specified in the same notification that declared the ECA(s), or in a separate
notification, the following were specified (in the same April 1999 gazette
1. Natural forest and tree felling and harvesting
2. Wildlife or game killing
3. Catching or collection of corals, bivalves,
turtles and other wild life
4. Destruction or alteration of habitats for flora
and fauna
5. Any activities that relate to the destruction
of the natural characteristics of land and water
6. Establishment of industries that might pollute
the land, water, air and make sound pollution
7. Any activity that might harm fish and other
aquatic lives