Kaggaladu village, Tumkur

Wetlands and rivers
Protected Areas under WLPA → Community reserve
Tumakuru, Karnataka


Area (ha)-
Ecosystem TypeWetlands and rivers
Number of households-
Number of people600

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginNew initiative by community
Year of Formation1998
MotivationsWild biodiversity conservation

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAs-
Decision Making BodyAn informal local body and some members of Wildlife Aware Nature Club (WANC), a NGO based at Tumkur
Rules and RegulationsInformal
Community activities through the yearFencing, Ex-situ conservation

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Protected Areas under WLPA → Community reserve
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 Important Bird Area
Sacred Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceLease of Tamarind trees from KFD
Social Impacts-
Ecological ImpactGood diversity and population of wildlife
Internal Threats and ChallengesReduced awareness about biodiversity and its value
External Threats and ChallengesNegative impacts of tourism, Poaching

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceBy external entity with permission of community member
Year of Study-

References and Glossary

References and Glossary

Multimedia, News and Updates

Community Conserved Areas

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