Recommendations for mitigation of elephant-train hit accidents in Assam and India.

Recommendations for mitigation of elephant-train hit accidents in Assam and India. Meeting between Nature & Wildlife Association of France and Green Guard Nature Organization of India   Date: 13/02/218   Venue: NWA Office, Thailand   Attended by: NWA President Andy Merk, NWA Secretary General Lailani Fouad, Green Guard Secretary General Rituraj Phukan and its Executive…

NWA/GGNO Chapanala 2 habitat restoration

Nature & Wildlife Association/Green Guard Nature Organization in Chapanala part 2 habitat restoration On October 28 2017 NWA, GGNO and the Assam Forest Department went to inspect the first habitat restoration site for:   what we found was absolutely stunning! A prime elephant habitat totally destroyed by invasive plants!      The trail up into the…

NWA/GGNO Chapanala 1 light distribution

Nature & Wildlife Association/Green Guard Nature Organization in Chapanala part 1 light distribution On October 26 2017 NWA, GGNO and the Assam Forest Department held their inaugural meeting for   at Chapanala in Assam and distributed 500 headlamps to 54 villages in Chapanala’s Human Elephant conflict areas. These lights are meant for increased safety and to…

Lights for life-food to live 2017 Chapanala background

Lights for life-food to live 2017 Chapanala background An explanation of the underlying problems in Karbi-Anglong landscape. Chapanala in Assam was chosen for NWA’s first large scale Human Elephant Mitigation effort in Assam/India in collaboration with Green Guard Nature Organization (GGNO) and Assam Forest Department. Every year, during paddy harvest season in November, huge herds…