Draft guidelines for species recovery programmes of Great Indian Bustard and Lesser Florican species in India

A `Task Force on Conservation of Bustards Species in India’ was constituted by Ministry of Environment and Forests, to look into the issues of conservation of Bustard and Florican species in India and to prepare an action plan for the conservation of Bustard species. The Task Force, based upon the Workshop for Developing Guidelines for the Recovery Programmes of Bustards Species held on 1-2 November 2011 has submitted draft guidelines for Species Recovery Programmes of Great India Bustard and Lesser Florican to the Ministry.