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About Me: 

I am interested in Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in Forests and Biodiversity Conservation. I prefer to do researches related to carbon estimation and modelling using Remote Sensing and GIS. Besides forest resource assessment, conservation and management, I have also experience of REDD+ and Climate Change.

Academic Background: 

B. Sc. Forestry from Institute of Forestry, Hetauda, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

M. Sc. Forestry from Institute of Forestry,Pokhara, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

PG Diploma Course in Remote Sensing and GIS, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun, India

Professional Experience: 

I have 15.5 years of experience in forestry field. I have worked in different district forest offices of Nepal, i.e. Tanhu, Okhaldhunga and Kaski. I have been involved as a forestry/biodiversity expert in short-term projects of REDD, Wetland (Ghodaghodi lake areas), Basanta protection forest in Kailali district and some of others.   

Publications: 

  1. Kalle Eerikäinen, Vu T. Hinh, Bao Huy, Dao C. Khanh, Phung V. Khoa, Ngo K. Khoi, Nguyen N. Lung, Ram A. Mandal, Vu T. Phuong, Yam P. Pokharel, Him L. Shrestha, Tran N. The and Bechu Yadav (2012). A review of the applicability of existing tree and forest characteristics prediction models to forest inventory in Vietnam and Nepal. Working Papers of the Finnish Forest Research Institute. http://www.metla.fi/julkaisut/workingpapers/2012/mwp235.htm
  2. Mandal, R.A. and Yadav, B.K.V. (2009). "Reduced Emission Avoiding Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) Initiatives in Nepal" Community Forestry Bulletin for Fiscal Year, 065/066 (2008/2009). No.14. Department of Forests, Community Forestry Division, Babarmahal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  3. Yadav, B.K.V.; Dutta, I.C. and Mandal, R.A. (2009). "Profit-Loss Analysis of Asparagus racemosus Cultivation: A Case study from Sarlahi District, Nepal". Community Forestry Bulletin for Fiscal Year, 065/066 (2008/2009). No.14. Department of Forests, Community Forestry Division, Babarmahal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  4. Yadav, B.K.V. (2009). “Preference and Trend of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants for Cultivation and Marketing in Sarlahi District, Nepal”. The Prabhat: Publication on Forestry and Literature. All Nepal National Free Students’ Union, Primary Committee, Institute of Forestry, Pokhara, Nepal.
  5. Yadav, B.K.V. (2009). “Role of Agroforesty Practices for Rural Livelihoods in Nepal”. The Nature: The Journal for Green Revolution. All Nepal National Independent Students’ Union (Revolutionary). Institute of Forestry, Pokhara, Nepal.
  6. Yadav, B.K.V. (2009). “Cultivation and Marketing of Asparagus racemosus in Sarlahi District, Nepal” as a partial fulfillment of M. Sc. Forestry degree at Institute of Forestry (IOF), Pokhara, Nepal.
  7. Yadav, B.K.V. (2008). Problems and Prospects of Medicinal and Aromatic Plant Marketing in Sarlahi District, Nepal. Research report submitted as a partial fulfillment of M. Sc. Forestry degree at Institute of Forestry, Pokhara, Nepal
  8. Yadav, B.K.V. (2005). An Assessment of the Contribution of Community Forests on Socio-economic Upliftment of Women, Poor and Dalit: A Case Study of Kalika Community Forest User Group, Bhainse V.D.C., Makawanpur District. Thesis submitted as a partial fulfillment of B. Sc. Forestry degree at Institute of Forestry (IOF), Hetauda Campus, Hetauda, Nepal.

 

 

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