Conserve intactness of ecosystem and diversity of wildlife in this ecosphere

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Prof. Tej Kumar Shrestha
Ph.D., D.Sc., CBiol., FIBiol.,
F.L.S. (London)

Tej Kumar Shrestha was born in Baglung, Dhaulagiri Zone, Nepal. He initially learned his ornithology at Tribhuvan University, Nepal, Bhopal University, India and at University of Arkansas...

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Norwich, Norfolk NR9 4LX, UK
Tel. 01-953-850-471
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P.O. Box 3872, Thamel
Kathmandu, NEPAL
Tel 977-1-4424942
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Our Works

Ongoing Projects and Activities

In Nepal, practically no long term relevant research has been carried out on ecosystem, faunal and floral diversity and distribution in Nepal. Therefore many animals and plants verging toward extinction. Therefore, tremendous stride has been made to get an over view of existing knowledge about fauna and flora of Nepal.

To make beginning towards this direction, study on fish fauna of Nepal has been attempted. Attempt has also been made to explore fish diversity habitat and climatic changes and net impact on fish fauna of Nepal .The research result has been complied in the book Ichthyology of Nepal. Ecological Survey of vanishing wildlife including Animals and Plants of Himalayas is also underway.

Program Areas

  1. Generating and strengthening knowledge about ecology, biodiversity and sustainable development of mountain ecosystems.
  2. Research for development and conservation of mountain resources.
  3. Climatic change in relation with high mountain ecosphere.
  4. Sustainable aquaculture and agricultural projects.
  5. Publicity materials and books on biodiversity and wildlife conservation.
  6. Seminars and public debate and awareness on conservation issues.
  7. Promoting integrated land and water use and alternative livelihood opportunities.
  8. Capacity building and technical assistance






Associate1Chitwan National Park: Natural History, Ecology and Wilderness
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Associate1Himalayan flowers tree and animals
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Associate1Birds of Nepal
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Associate1Wildlife of Nepal
Dr. Tej Kr. Shrestha
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