Leading up to the National Moth Week on July 22, we interview some contributors of moth observations.Listen to the first podcast episode with Nagesh O. S. on the IBP blog.
achankovil fd agasthyamalai br aghanashini and bedthi river valley agro-biodiversity ahupe alternate livelihood alternative livelihood alternative livelihood options amarambalam amboli amboli rf amphibians analog forestry anamalai anamalai corridor anapantham-kavala (chalakkudy fd) valparai and anamalai-topslip (igwls) animal movements anjaneri anthracoceros coronatus anthropogenic isolation aralam wls araneae arenga wightii (vulnerable) assessment assessment of species richness awareness bandipur baseline data bats bhadra wls bhagavati biodiversity assessment biodiversity distribution biodiversity species biodiversity value birds bisale rf bison swamp bokkapuram brahmagiri wls buceros bicornis calophyllum apetalum canarium strictum capacity building cauvery watershed chalkewadi chandoli chandoli np chandoli wls chorla cinnamomum malabatrum cinnamon species civil society civil society groups coffee estates community forest management community participation community partnership community-based conservation conflict mitigation conservation conservation agreements conservation arrangements conservation data conservation planning conservation reserves conservation threats conservation villages contiguity corridor conservation corridors corridors between koyna wls course-work creative commons license critical elephant corridors critical habitat links critical linkage identification critical tiger habitat (cth) critically endangered critically endangered species cryptic species dandeli dandeli wls dhangarwadi dhole dna fingerprinting documentary making durguwadi eco-friendly agriculture practice ecological connectivity ecology of amphibians ecosystem service payments ecosystem services eia elephant-human elephants endemic eravikulam national park ervikulam national park esa (ecologically sensitive areas) ex situ conservation breeding program extinct fishes food plant species fragmented network restoration fresh-water fishes freshwater swamps frogs gap analysis genetic viability geographic isolation geographical information system gis applications gis- based database globally threatened plant species grass hills grasslands great hornbills green-labeling grizzled giant squirrel gudalur valley gundia gundupatti (in palni hills) gymnocrathera canarica (endangered) habitat occupancy habitat restoration haliyal hdroelectric projects herpetofauna high wavys highways hill wetlands honnavara-sirsi fds hornbills in situ conservation indigenous people indigenous species indira gandhi wls information system insects invasive wattles iucn red list kadar tribe kanyakumari fd karnataka karwar & sirsi rf karwar rf kas kerala kerala rivers keystone foundation kmtr kodagu kodaikanal wls kollegal fd koyna koyna wls kulathupuzha kumbarawada kumbhakarai (in theni fd) and perumal malai land-use land-use policy large carnivores large mammals leopard leopard cat lesser-known fauna lion-tailed macaque livelihood local communities local community local indicators long-term bd conservation ltm mahabaleshwar maharashtra malabar civet malabar pied hornbills malki forests malnad-kodagu malnad-kodagu corridor management plan masai masinagudi mavanahalla medicinal plants mhavashi microsatellite markers mitigation molluscs monitoring monitoring & conservation monitoring & conservation of globally threatened species movement pattern movies for conservation moyar moyar river mtdna markers mudumalai mudumalai wls myristica fatua (critically endangered) myristica malabarica (endangered) myristica swamps mysore-nilgiri mysore-nilgiri corridor mysore-nilgiri corridors naneghat native species native tree species nedugulla nelliampathy rf nelliyampathy (nenmara fd) nemmara fd nilgiri tahr nilgiris nilgiris forest divisions nilgiris natural history society niligiri biosphere reserve non-protected forests ntfp collection ntfp resource ochronuclea missions (endangered) odonates open source open-acess organic farming outreach program paliyar palni hills palode panchgani parambikulam parambikulam (parambikulam tiger reserve) participation participatory conservation programme participatory resource use peer-reviewed journal peppara peppara-shendurney complex periyar tr periyar-agasthyamalai periyar-agasthyamalai corridor phytotelmata plantations plants population assesment portal priority areas private and community forests privately owned coffee estates production landscape protected area effectiveness punalur radhanagari ranni fd regeneration reptiles resource availability resource harvesting resource management restoration riverine habitats road construction road mortality sacred groves sahyadri-konkan sahyadri-konkan corridor sambrani semecarpus kathalekanensis (critically endangered sharavathi valley shencottah gap shola forests shola forests/grasslands sholas silent valley silent valley np singara sky islands sky-islands slender loris sloth bear small carnivores small vertebrates conservation sothuparai spatial data spatial data-set build-up species monitoring srivilliputtur wls stakeholders status and distribution sustainable agriculture standards sustainable harvest sustainable harvesting practices talakaveri wls tamil nadu taranadmund tarantulas taxonomic status taxonomy of amphibians tea estates terungan theni fd thenmala theraphosidae tiger tiger reserves toads tourism tourism impact assessment tourism regulation traditional farming practices traditional use traffic training tree holes uttara kannada uttara kannada district valparai vazhachal fd vazhachal fd & parambikulam wls vazhathotam vehicles vellimalai viverra civettina vulture conservation wallacean shortfall western ghats white-bellied shortwing whole western ghats yellapur zenda