Category: <span>Ongoing Project</span>

East Himalayan Yew (Taxus wallichiana) of Nepal

Title of the project: Mainstreaming conservation and sustainable management of East Himalayan Yew (Taxus wallichiana) through operational plans of community forests of Central Nepal. Donor:  Audubon Naturalist Society Project timeline: September 2020 to September 2021 Background Endangered gymnosperm ‘East Himalayan Yew (Taxus wallichiana Zucc.)’ had been heavily exploited all around the range for its’ leaves […]
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Transformation of Invasive Species Mikania micrantha: Mile a minute weed to Cash

Title: Initiating community-based bio briquette production to manage the invasion of mile-a-minute weed (Mikania micrantha) on community-managed buffer zone area of Chitwan National Park, Nepal. Project timeline: September 2020 to September 2021 Donor: Van Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection, Netherland. Project leader: Arjun Bhusal Background Chitwan National Park is located at Southern Central lowland […]
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