250 ha
Forest Area under IFA → Unclassed forest
Nayagarh, Odisha


Area (ha)250
Ecosystem TypeForest
Number of households700
Number of people4000

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginNew initiative by community
Year of Formation-

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAs-
Decision Making BodyOthers → Forest protection committee
Rules and RegulationsFormal
Community activities through the yearPatrolling, watch and ward

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Forest Area under IFA → Unclassed forest
FRA Applicability Yes
Community Forest Resource Rights (CFR)-
Date of filing CFR claim-
Level of CFR claim -
Date of recognition of CFR claim-
Management plan status-
Land OwnershipGovernment owned → Forest Department
Other Recognised Status -
Sacred Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceFirewood, Non-timber forest produce
Social ImpactsRevival or continuation of cultural/religious associations
Ecological ImpactGood diversity and population of wildlife, Improved/sustained ecological services
Internal Threats and ChallengesReduced awareness about biodiversity and its value
External Threats and ChallengesNegative impacts of tourism

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceBy external entity with permission of community member
Year of Study-

References and Glossary

References and Glossary

Multimedia, News and Updates

Community Conserved Areas

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