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Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning

Sunita Ram

Sr. Research Fellow
About

 

Sunita has an MPhil in Biological Sciences from Fordham University, New York, USA. Her research interests lie in understanding the ecology and distribution of primates and finding long term conservation startegies for them in the southern Western Ghats. She also heads the administration at FERAL.

Publications

Report

Ram, Sunita. 2012. Comparative Distribution And Ecology Of Primates Of The Genus Semnopithecus In The Southern Western Ghats, India.. Puducherry, India: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning.
Ram, Sunita, Srinivas Vaidyanathan, and Dilip P Venugopal. 2006. Estimating Herbivore Densities In The Habitat Mosaic Of The Kalakkad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve. Final Technical Report. Final Technical Report. Pondicherry, India: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning.
Ram, Sunita, and Srinivas Vaidyanathan. 2006. Distribution And Status Of The Nilgiri Langur (Semnopithecus Johnii) In The Western Ghats, India. Pondicherry: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy, and Learning (FERAL).
Ram, Sunita, and Anindya Sinha. 1999. Behavioural Strategies Of Wild Bonnet Macaque During Natural Foraging And Provisioning. RI-99. Nias Report. Nias Report. Bangalore, India: National Institute of Advanced Studies.

Conference Paper

Ram, Sunita, and Srinivas Vaidyanathan. 2010. Within Site Variation In The Feeding Ecology Of The Nilgiri Langur (Semnopithecus Johnii) In A Human Altered Landscape. In 23Rd Congress Of The International Primatological Society. 23Rd Congress Of The International Primatological Society. Kyoto, Japan.: International Primatological Society.
Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, Aditya Gangadharan, and Sunita Ram. 2010. A Comprehensive Ground-Based Framework For Quantification Of Human Impacts On Wildlife And Habitat.. In 24Th International Congress For Conservation Biology. 24Th International Congress For Conservation Biology. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Gangadharan, Aditya, Srinivas Vaidyanathan, and Sunita Ram. 2010. Modeling Population-Level Linkages For Elusive Large Mammals In The Southern Western Ghats, India.. In 24Th International Congress For Conservation Biology. 24Th International Congress For Conservation Biology. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, Dilip P Venugopal, and Sunita Ram. 2006. Site Occupancy And Encounter Rates Of Malabar Giant Squirrel (Ratufa Indica, Erxleben) In The Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve, Tamil Nadu, India.. In 4Th International Tree Squirrel Colloquium. 4Th International Tree Squirrel Colloquium. Periyar Tiger Reserve, India.
Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, and Sunita Ram. 2003. Use Of Vocalization For Estimating Population Of Nilgiri Langur In Kalakkad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve. In 28Th Conference On Ethological Society Of India. 28Th Conference On Ethological Society Of India. Mundanthurai, Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu: Ethological Society of India.
Ram, Sunita, and Anindya Sinha. 1998. Food For Thought: Changing Relationship Of Wild Female Bonnet Macaque During Foraging And Provisioning. In Xvii Congress Of The International Primatological Society. Xvii Congress Of The International Primatological Society. Madagascar.
Daniels, R JR, Sunita Ram, Jayashree Vencatesan, and G Anuradha. 1998. Conservation Of Mammals In A Cultural Landscape - Subsistence Vs. Prudence.. In Intl. Conf. On Conservation Of Tropical Species, Communities And Ecosystems. Intl. Conf. On Conservation Of Tropical Species, Communities And Ecosystems. Trivandrum, India. .
Ram, Sunita, and Anindya Sinha. 1998. Of Monkeys And Man: Behavioral Strategies Adopted By Wild Bonnet Macaque To Reduce Social Tension During Provisioning. In National Seminar On Wildlife Conservation And, Research And Management. National Seminar On Wildlife Conservation And, Research And Management. Dehra Dun, India.

Book Chapter

Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, G. M Sankar, and Sunita Ram. 2008. Land Use Change On The East Coast Of India Over The Last Three Decades. In Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S., 1st ed. Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S. Pondicherry, India: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning.
Venugopal, Dilip P, and Sunita Ram. 2008. Restoration Of Tropical Dry Evergreen Forests. In Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S. , 1st ed. Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S. .
Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, Andrew H Baird, Alexander M Kerr, and Sunita Ram. 2008. Coastal Bio-Shields And Their Putative Role During Large Weather Related Disturbance Events. In Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S., 1st ed. Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Eds. Bhalla, R. S., Ram, S., And Vaidyanathan, S.
Vaidyanathan, Srinivas, RS Bhalla, and Sunita Ram. 2008. Impact Of The Tsunami On Coastal Ecosystems And Human Communities. In Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast, 1st ed. Studies On Vulnerability And Habitat Restoration Along The Coromandel Coast. Pondicherry, India: Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning (FERAL), UNDP-UNTRS.

Journal Article

Book

Ram, Sunita. 1998. Botanicals - Plants Used As Pesticides. Auroville, India: Palmyra.

Thesis

Ram, Sunita. 1997. Study Of Social Relationships In A Free Ranging Troop Of Bonnet Macaque (Macaca Radiata) In Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Southern India. Salim Ali School Of Ecology And Environmental Sciences. Salim Ali School Of Ecology And Environmental Sciences. Pondicherry: Pondicherry University.
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