Biodiversity COnservation and Livelihood Management

by Thatoi, H N & Priya Ranjan Debata

ISBN: 9789354612275
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Imprint : DAYA
Year : 2022
Price : Rs. 16695.00
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Author Profile

Dr. Hrudayanath Thatoi is a Professor, Department of Biotechnology, North Orissa University, Odisha, India. He is also presently working as Director of Centre for Similipal Studies, Director, HRDC, North Orissa University. He has also served as Reader and Head, Department of Biotechnology, Biju Patnaik University and Technology, Odisha and Sr. Scientist, M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai. Prof. Thatoi obtained his M. Sc, M. Phil. and Ph. D. from Utkal University, Odisha and has more

About The Book

Biodiversity conservation is a major issue in the current era as the majority of species are under the threat of extinction. Most of the threats are coming from anthropogenic activities and climate change. The world is moving in a crossroads were priorities for the supply of food to the increasing population and side by side exploitation of biodiversity and a realistic thought for biodiversity conservation. Forest and biodiversity play an important role in an alternate livelihood and mitigating

Table of Contents

Foreword v Preface vii — Section 1 — Biodiversity Conservation 1. Biodiversity Conservation, Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Livelihood 3 Sharat Kumar Palita and Debabrata Panda 2. Vegetation Diversity and Litterfall Production of Similipal Biosphere Reserve, Odisha, India 27 Rabindra Kumar Mishra 3. Diversity and Distribution of Invasive Alien Plant Species of Odisha, India 43 Shanta Sagarika Dash, Shubhosmita Mohapatra and Anil Kumar Biswal 4. Medicinal Plants Conservatio