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Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning

Estimating Herbivore Densities in the Habitat Mosaics of Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve


The Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve is the Southern most distributional range of the tiger in India, located in the Tirunelvelli District of Tamil Nadu. While the park has hosted a number of studies over the past few decades, this study was the first to estimate its herbivore population.


Project Information


Sunita Ram
Principal Investigator
Srinivas Vaidyanathan
Project Investigator

Project Information

Budget: ₹ 828,000
Project Area: Tirunelvelli District,Tamil Nadu

Duration: December, 2002 to November, 2005

Funding Agencies

Department of Science & Technology - New Delhi

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On the way to Neterikal, KalakadMurangamottai in Kalakad Range
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