ENVIS Bulletin Himalayan Ecology is a annual non-priced publication of the ENVIS Centre that was established in the headquarters of the G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development (GBPIHED) in 1992 with the financial support from the Ministry of Environment Forest & Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India, New Delhi. The present volume of the ENVIS Bulletin is eleventh in a series of its biannual publication. The news and views offered in the papers or articles in this publication are the views of the concerned authors. Therefore, they do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors, the ENVIS Centre or the Institute.
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