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Kedarnath ki bani

Forest, Grasslands
375 ha
Protected Areas under WLPA → Conservation reserve, Biodiversity Heritage Site under BDA , Forest Area under IFA → Protected forest, "Deemed forest" under Forest Conservation Act
Bharatpur, Rajasthan
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Description

Description
CountryIndia
Area (ha)375
Ecosystem TypeForest, Grasslands
Category of CCADefined
Number of households-
Number of people-


Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginBased on traditional practice
Year of Formation-
MotivationsLivelihood, Religious/cultural sentiments


Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAs-
Decision Making Bodyvillage committee
Rules and RegulationsInformal
Community activities through the year-


Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Protected Areas under WLPA → Conservation reserve, Biodiversity Heritage Site under BDA , Forest Area under IFA → Protected forest, "Deemed forest" under Forest Conservation Act
FRA Applicability -
Community Forest Resource Rights (CFR)-
Date of filing CFR claim-
Level of CFR claim -
Date of recognition of CFR claim-
Management plan status-
Land OwnershipCommunity Owned
Other Recognised Status -
Sacred LandscapeYes


Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceCut fodder, Grazing, Firewood, Non-timber forest produce
Social ImpactsInclusion of this Devbani into the 84 kos Brij Parikarma has led to it being listed as an important site. Thus this initiative has a social and cultural impact on the protection initiative.
Ecological Impact-
Internal Threats and ChallengesReduced awareness about biodiversity and its value, Outmigration, excessive grazing
External Threats and ChallengesUnwanted development pressures, JCB use in road-making, which destroys local greenery; waste and garbage; encroachment for farming and illegal mining


Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceBy external entity with permission of community member
Year of Study2019


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References and Glossary
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