No alteration of boundaries can be made without recommendation of National Board for Wild Life in case of ____:
1. Biosphere Reserves
2. Wildlife sanctuaries
3. Tiger Reserves
4. National Parks
Choose the correct option:

Answer: [D] Only 3

Power of National Board of Wildlife related to Protected Areas:

8  The Board may recommend the alteration of the boundaries of a sanctuary / National Park to the State Government.

8  The Board may approve or disapprove of the construction of commercial tourist lodges, hotels, zoos, safari parks inside a sanctuary / National Park by the Chief Wild Life Warden.

8  No alteration of boundaries of a tiger reserve shall be made except on recommendation of the National Tiger Conservation Authority and the National Board for Wild Life.

8  No State Government shall de-notify a tiger reserve, except in public interest with the approval of the National Tiger Conservation Authority and the National Board for Wild Life.

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