Junawani and Ulnar

2400 ha
Forest Area under IFA → Protected forest
Bastar, Chattisgarh


Area (ha)2400
Ecosystem TypeForest
Number of households-
Number of people-

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginBased on traditional practice
Year of Formation-
MotivationsReligious/cultural sentiments, Natural habitat and species conservation

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAs-
Decision Making BodyJFM committee , Others → Council of multiple villages
Rules and Regulations-
Community activities through the yearRegulation of harvest, Patrolling, watch and ward

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Forest Area under IFA → Protected forest
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 Ownership-
Other Recognised Status -
Sacred LandscapeYes

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceGrazing, Non-timber forest produce, Timber
Social Impacts-
Ecological ImpactNatural habitat preservation
Internal Threats and ChallengesConflict with other communities, Changing socio-cultural practices and aspirations, Breakdown of trust within villagers
External Threats and ChallengesPlantation of unwanted trees by Forest Department

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceFrom publicly available sources
Year of Study-

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References and Glossary
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