Sendenyu Community Biodiversity and Wildlife Conservation Reserve

2200 ha
Nagaland Article A 371
Kohima, Nagaland


Area (ha)2200
Ecosystem TypeForest
Category of CCADefined
Number of households540
Number of people2200

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginRevived by community initiative
Year of Formation2001

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAsYes
Decision Making BodyYouth committee , Village Council and SCBWPC
Rules and RegulationsFormal
Community activities through the year-

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Nagaland Article A 371
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 Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceNon-timber forest produce
Social ImpactsCommunity empowerment, Revival or continuation of cultural/religious associations, Mitigation of external threat
Ecological ImpactNatural habitat preservation, Good diversity and population of wildlife, Improved/sustained ecological services
Internal Threats and ChallengesConflict with other communities, Reduced awareness about biodiversity and its value, Over-harvesting from within the community
External Threats and ChallengesUnwanted extraction , Climate change impacts, Hunting from other villages

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceBy community member/s
Year of Study-

References and Glossary

References and Glossary

Multimedia, News and Updates

Community Conserved Areas

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