Final stakeholder’s workshop for the preparation of State of Environment Report (SoER) for Tamil Nadu was conducted under the Chairmanship of Dr. H.Malleshappa., I.F.S., Director Department of Environment on 5th August 2016 at Hotel Clarion, Mylapore, Chennai. Thiru. M.P.Johnson, Statistical Advisor, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Dr. SugatoDutt.,I.F.S., Head of Department, Land Use, State Planning Commission, Dr. Jayanthi.M., I.F.S., Additional Director, Department of Environment and Dr. K.S.Kavikumar, Professor, Madras School of Economics participated along with the officers from various line Departments including Department of Environment and ENVIS Centre.