Kalpavalli Community Conservation Area

8500 ha
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh


Area (ha)8500
Ecosystem TypeForest
Category of CCA-
Number of households-
Number of people-

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginRevived by community initiative
Year of Formation1991
MotivationsLivelihood, Ecological functions

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAsYes
Decision Making BodyOthers → Forest protection committee , Kalpavalli Adavi Samakya
Rules and Regulations-
Community activities through the yearFire Management, Regulation of harvest, Patrolling, watch and ward, Plantations and restoration activities, Soil and water conservation

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status -
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 Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceCut fodder, Grazing
Social ImpactsCommunity empowerment, Mitigation of external threat
Ecological ImpactNatural habitat preservation, Improved/sustained ecological services
Internal Threats and Challenges-
External Threats and ChallengesMega-development projects

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceFrom publicly available sources
Year of Study2002

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References and Glossary
LicenseCC BY Attribution

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