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Water Law in IndiaAn Introduction to Legal Instruments$
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Philippe Cullet and Sujith Koonan

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780198070818

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070818.001.0001

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Fishing, Mining and Electricity

Fishing, Mining and Electricity

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(p.321) 9 Fishing, Mining and Electricity
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Water Law in India
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Philippe Cullet

Sujith Koonan

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070818.003.0009

This chapter covers areas which may not necessarily be covered as part of water law, seen in a narrow sense, but are intrinsically related to water. The first section focuses on inland fishing, one of the main water-based resources, which is intrinsically linked to water itself and hence to water law. The second section examines extractive industries, with a focus on mining and the impact that extraction has on water quality and water resources. The third section addresses the broad linkage between energy and water and highlights in particular hydropower and the links between electricity and access to groundwater.

Keywords:   water law, inland fishing, mining, extraction, water resources, energy, hydropower, electricity, groundwater

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