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Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan

Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala

Smt.Sarada Muraleedharan IAS

Planning secretary

Smt. Tina Bhaskaran

Land Use Commissioner (i/c)

Kerala State Land Use Board

Kerala State Land Use Board was established in 1975 under Department of Planning and Economic Affairs, Government of Kerala. The Board has been declared as a State Government Department during 2007 as per G.O. (MS) No. 3/2007/Plg. Dated 07-02-2007 and is functioning to assist the State Government to frame policies for optimum land use and natural resource management in the State, with the basic objective of providing necessary advisory support on matters related to the optimum use of land and land resources viz; soil, water, plant, animal system. Department also caters to Remote Sensing and GIS needs of line departments.

Schemes and project

Kerala State Land Use Board is actively involved in conducting studies on the judicious use of land, collection of micro level data on the existing land use, land resources, land degradation, under taking inventories and studies on natural resources. KSLUB offers technology solution in areas like resource based thematic mapping, spatial data base development and spatial decision support system. The Department also conducts awareness programmes for the public on land and water related issues. It also offers consultancy services for land use and spatial planning among line departments and LSGIs. Details of different projects of KSLUB undertaken under three schemes are given below:

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