What important message is conveyed by Amrita Devi Bishnoi Award for wildlife conversation?

Amrita Devi Bishnoi Award is given for significant contribution in conservation and protection of wildlife. This award is instituted by the Indian government to remember the contribution of Amrita Devi of Rajasthan who laid down her life in 1731 to save Khejri trees.

This award encourages afforestation and involvement of local communities of people along with the government in conserving forests.