SNAPP: Connectivity across the landscape: Strategies to meet needs for infrastructure and wildlife in India

Principal Investigators:

Krithi Karanth, Ruth S. DeFries, and Ullas Karanth

Rapid expansion of transport networks and other infrastructure to meet development needs is occurring throughout the world. This expansion potentially severs connectivity across landscapes and disrupts gene flow for wide ranging endangered species. We propose to assemble data sets that provide options for simultaneously meeting needs for infrastructure development while maintaining connectivity of the landscape, including technological options (e.g. overpasses), planning (e.g. scenarios based on connectivity modeling for siting decisions), and management... more

Participants and Meetings

Working Group Participants
ActivityDatesFurther Information
Working Group23rd—25th August 2016Participant List  

Participant Contact Information

Praveen BhargavWildlife First
Naveen Bhat
Ashwini Chhatreashwini.chhatre [at] gmail.comUniversity of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Ruth S. DeFriesrd2402 [at] columbia.eduColumbia University
Trishna Duttatrishnad [at] gmail.comClemson University
M. K. JiwrajkanullIndian Forest Service
Krithi Karanthkrithi.karanth [at] gmail.comWildlife Conservation Society
Ullas Karanthukaranth [at] gmail.comWildlife Conservation Society
A. S. Karanth
Jagdish KrishnaswamyAshoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment
Ajith KumarWildlife Conservation Society India
Patrick McGowenpatm [at] coe.montana.eduWestern Transportation Institute
R. MohantynullIndia International Infrastructure Engineers Ltd.
Rajat Nayakrajat [at] feralindia.orgFoundation for Ecological Research Advocacy and Learning
Milind Pariwakampariwakam [at] wildlifeconservationtrust.orgWildlife Conservation Trust
K. RameshWildlife Institute of India
M. Seshagiri RaoRail India Technical and Economic Services
Shishir Rao
Nitya Satheesh
Ramki Sreenivasanramki [at] wildventures.comConservation India
Srinivas Vaidyanathansrinivasv [at] feralindia.orgFoundation for Ecological Research Advocacy and Learning (FERAL)
Anubhav VanamamalaiWildlife Conservation Society India

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"SNAPP: Connectivity across the landscape: Strategies to meet needs for infrastructure and wildlife in India" is project ID: 12740