Dakhyatgaon Uttarkashi

Forest, Others → Mountain Ecosystem
300 ha
Forest Area under IFA → Reserve forest
Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand


Area (ha)300
Ecosystem TypeForest, Others → Mountain Ecosystem
Number of households-
Number of people-

Origin and Establishment

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

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAsYes
Decision Making BodyWomen’s committee , Others → Traditional system of elders , MMD and VSS
Rules and RegulationsInformal
Community activities through the yearPatrolling, watch and ward, Plantations and restoration activities, Soil and water conservation

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Forest Area under IFA → Reserve 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 OwnershipGovernment owned → Forest Department
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
Ecological ImpactNatural habitat preservation, Good diversity and population of wildlife, Improved/sustained ecological services
Internal Threats and Challenges-
External Threats and Challenges-

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceFrom publicly available sources
Year of Study2000

References and Glossary

References and Glossary

Multimedia, News and Updates

Community Conserved Areas

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