Environmental Information System
State of Environment
Environmental Awareness
National River Conservation
National Lake Conservation
Coastal Disaster Risk Reduction Project (CDRRP)
Climate Change Cell


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 News & Events
"Appeal of the Director of Environment on International Forests Day 2018" Clickhere

"Appeal of the Director of Environment on World Water Day 2018" Clickhere

"To All NGC Co-ordinators" Clickhere to take immediate action in this matter

"Appeal of the Director of Environment in view of the World WetLand Day 2018" Clickhere

"Environmental Awards 2017" Clickhere

"Pledge on National Voters Day 2018" Clickhere

"Ozone Day Award Function Photos" Clickhere

"Appeal of the Director of Environment on Pollution Free Bhogi" Clickhere

"Coastal Eco System Campaign" To know more details Clickhere

" Appeal of the Director of Environment on National Integration Week 2017" Clickhere

"Environment Awards Photos 2016" Clickhere

"State of Environment Report For Tamil Nadu" Clickhere

"Appeal of the Director of Environment for Observation of Vigilance Awareness Week" Clickhere

"World Ozone Day Celebration Photos in Tamil Nadu" Clickhere

"Tamil Nadu State Environment Policy 2017" Clickhere

"Appeal from the Director of Environment for International Tiger Day" Clickhere

"TNSAPCC documents" Clickhere

"Hon'able CM congragulating Department of Environment for Best State ENVIS Centre Award" Clickhere

"The bribery is against the Law. The complaints about corruption may be sent to the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-corruption, Chennai-28"

Welcome To Department of Environment
About Us:

The Department of Environment was created in 1995 as the Nodal Department for dealing with environmental
management of the State. The Department of Environment (DoE) is the nodal Agency for planning, promotion,
coordination and overseeing the implementation of all the aspects of environment other than those dealt
with Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board.

Implementation of National River Conservation Plan (NRCP) for the abatement of pollution in Cauvery, Vaigai, Tamiraparani rivers and Chennai City waterways.
Implementation of National Lake Conservation Plan (NLCP) for the abatement of pollution in the selected lakes.
To carry out various Environmental awareness programmes for school students, through National Green Corps (NGC) and Eco-Clubs.
To enforce the provisions of the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification.
To provide web-based environmental information through Environmental Information System (ENVIS) on State of Environment and related issues of Tamil Nadu.
Preparation of State of Environment (SoE) Report, SoE Atlas SoE Video and Photo Catalogue of Tamil Nadu.
Department of Environment
Ground Floor, Panagal Buildings
1, Jeenis Road , Saidapet, Chennai - 600 015
Telephone : +91-44-24336421 Fax : +91-44-24336594. E-mail :
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