Tinmauza (Akhupadar, Basantpur and Lakhapada)

97.27 ha
Forest Area under IFA → Reserve forest, Forest Area under IFA → Village forest, CFR under FRA
Nayagarh, Odisha


Area (ha)97.27
Ecosystem TypeForest
Number of households78
Number of people-

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginBased on traditional practice, Revived by community initiative
Year of Formation1980
MotivationsLivelihood, Ecological functions, Self empowerment, Response to external threat

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAsYes
Decision Making BodyGram sabha, CFR management committee
Rules and Regulations-
Community activities through the yearFire Management, Regulation of harvest, Patrolling, watch and ward

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Forest Area under IFA → Reserve forest, Forest Area under IFA → Village forest, CFR under FRA
FRA Applicability Yes
Community Forest Resource Rights (CFR)CFR claims recognised
Date of filing CFR claim-
Level of CFR claim -
Date of recognition of CFR claim-
Management plan statusCFRMC constituted and endorsed by Gram Sabha
Land OwnershipCommunity Owned
Other Recognised Status -
Sacred Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceCut fodder, Grazing, Firewood, Non-timber forest produce
Social ImpactsCommunity empowerment, Empowerment of women/youth/disadvantaged sections, Assured land ownership or access, 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, Changing socio-cultural practices and aspirations, Outmigration
External Threats and ChallengesRestrictive laws and policies, Invasive or non-native species

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceThrough participation and consent of entire community
Year of Study2023

References and Glossary

References and Glossary

Multimedia, News and Updates

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