Consultative Workshop on Expanding Areas of Plantations of Areca Nut and Other Commercial Species in Meghalaya: Critical review of the changing landscapes with reference to their ecological impacts
Moreau Institute of Integral Training (MIIT), Near RBI, Brookdene, Shillong
Meghalaya has nearly 76% of geographical area under forest cover which harbours rich biodiversity. Over ninety percent of forests in the State are owned by the clans, individuals and communities who largely derive their livelihood either indirectly through the ecosystem benefits flowing from these forests or directly in the form of forest produce.
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